“Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness,
for they will be filled.” ~ Matthew 5:6
In this episode of Coffee With Jesus, Guest hosts, Rick Schuette and Don Dawson begin their examination of the beatitudes, focusing on righteousness. They starting out by discussing what Dietrich Bonhoeffer referred to as “cheap grace.” Then they move on to what constitutes righteousness or righteous behavior, our guest hosts discuss what it means to follow Jesus words from the sermon on the mount.
“God blesses those who hunger and thirst for justice,[a]
for they will be satisfied.” (New Living Translation)
Some English translation render the Greek word dikaiosynēn (righteousness, justice) as “justice.” In this episode of Coffee With Jesus, Guest hosts, Rick Schuette and Don Dawson continue their examination of the beatitudes, focusing on justice. Rick starts by talking about the difference between righteousness and justice. Then he and Don talk about the importance of justice in the life of a Christian.
Listen as our guest hosts share an instructional message on what it means to live a righteous and just life and why it is so important.
Guest Host: Rick Schuette
Guest Co-host: Don Dawson
Podcast Host: Todd Uebele