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Poor at Heart

How can we be happy or blessed when we lack? “Blessed are the poor at heart, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven” (Mt 5:3). Poor in fact, but also poor at the deepest level of personhood, is what Christ is talking about. Some have translated this as “Happy the destitute, the miserable,” which is […]

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About Peter J. Riga

Peter J. Riga is an attorney who resides in Houston, Texas. In addition to practicing law, he has written extensively on religious topics and has authored several articles in Emmanuel.