Blessed are the Poor: Homelessness and the Beatitudes


For some reason this photograph of a homeless man and his dog on the streets of London, makes me think of the Beatitudes as expressed in Luke Chapter 6 which I don’t hear quoted much these days, especially by those who call themselves Christian fundamentalists.

‘Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.’

About creativeconflictwisdom

I spent 32 years in a Fortune Five company working on conflict: organizational, labor relations and senior management. I have consulted in a dozen different business sectors and the US Military. I work with a local environmental non profit. I have written a book on the neuroscience of conflict, and its implications for conflict handling called Creative Conflict Wisdom (forthcoming).
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