Why did Christ say the meek are blessed?


"Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth." Matt. 5: 5.
NOTE - This inheritance cannot be realized in this life; for here the truly meek generally have
little of earth's good things.

What treasures are hid in Christ?
What high ideal should he placed before the young?
Does proper correction evidence a want of parental love?
By what was the second kingdom symbolized?
Who opens the judgment and presides over it?
What is said of the strength and character of the angels?
In how many things may we ask help from God?

Questions & Answers are from the book Bible Readings for the Home Circle