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 are the wages of sin?
How enduring is the moral law?
For what did Christ reprove the Pharisees and Sadducees?
What was to take place under the third trumpet?
What is to be their fate?
Why are the Scriptures given?
Where is this city, and what is it called?

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