In Roman Catholic, Eastern Orthodox, Anglican, and Lutheran churches
blessings are bestowed by bishops and priests in a liturgical ...
Ephesians 1:3 blesses God for all the blessings that He gives us in Christ, and 1
Peter 3:9 instructs us to bless those who mistreat us, because we were called to ...
The word blessed is a wonderful word. Christians use the words blessed and
blessing a lot, and most of the time we mean it.
Nov 12, 2012 ... One of my favorite Scripture passages is the Beatitudes in Matthew 5:1-12, where
Jesus lists what it means to be blessed. It's certainly not what ...
Jul 26, 2011 ... In those three verses, bless/blessing/blessed is used five times. It must be an
important word. But what does it mean? Christians say things like ...
Jan 8, 2014 ... You can bless someone when you will their good under the invocation ... The
blood of Jesus and the Spirit of Christ be over you and keep you.
Believers are "blessed with every spiritual blessing in Christ" ( Eph 1:3 ) and now
inherit the blessings promised through the patriarchs ( Hebrews 6:12 Hebrews ...
Nov 17, 2013 ... Galatians 3:14 makes clear that the blessing in Christ Jesus that God wants us to
receive is not material things, but the promise of the Spirit.
The word "bless" or "blessing" comes from the Old English word bledsian, based
on the Old English word for blood. It may have originally meant "to consecrate ...
Mar 7, 2007 ... This is one of the first examples of a blessing in the Bible. ... Christ hath
redeemed us from the curse of the law, being made a curse for us: for it ...