Author: Ron Graham

Sermon on Mount

Quiz and Crossword
—Matthew 5

This page continues to study Matthew chapter 5 and the Sermon on the Mount, presenting puzzles and quizzes for your enjoyment in learning.

1 Crossword Puzzle

This crossword is based on Matthew 5 where most of the words or ideas will be found.

C R O S S W O R D
1 xw xw 2 3 4
5 xw
xw xw 6 7 xw
xw xw xw xw
xw 8
9 xw xw xw xw
10 xw xw
xw xw 11 12
xw xw xw xw
13 14 xw
xw xw 15
xw 16 xw xw
17 xw
Touch a square
to reveal its letter.
By Ron Graham (C) 2013

CLUES

Across:

2. Won't get out till you have ---- the last penny.

5. Number of times “blessed” occurs, minus 2.

6. To your “yes” and “no” you need --- no oath.

8. What a light does.

10. An angry insult.

11. Ruler.

13. You have ----- that it was said to those of old.

15. There's no such thing as being ---- perfect.

17. “Salted” with a letter missing means filled.

Down:

1. Give to him who ---- of you.

2. They shall be called sons of God.

3. Rejoice --- be exceedingly glad.

4. I say to you, -- not swear at all.

7. Another word for kingdom.

9. They spoke for God and were persecuted.

12. Acting properly toward those who ask of you.

14. Describes the victims of murder.

16. Do not swear -- all.

ANSWERS

1D=asks, 2A=paid, 2D=peacemakers, 3D=and, 4D=do, 5A=seven, 6A=add, 7D=domain, 8A=gleams, 9D=prophets, 10A=raca, 11A=king, 12D=giving, 13A=heard, 14D=dead, 15A=semi, 16D=at, 17A=sated.

 

2 Quick Quest

Complete the fragments below (Matt 5:1-16)...

1. inherit the...

2. poor in...

3. reward in...

4. salt of the...

5. falsely for...

6. kingdom of...

7. sons of...

8. thirst for...

9. persecuted the...?

10. light of the...

ANSWERS

1. inherit the earth, 2. poor in spirit, 3. reward in heaven, 4. salt of the earth, 5. falsely for my sake, 6. kingdom of heaven, 7. sons of God, 8. thirst for righteousness, 9. persecuted the prophets, 10. light of the world.

 

3 Try This

Here’s a thought-provoker for you. What are the blessings/rewards that Jesus names in the beatitudes?

Theirs is the K _ _ _ _ _ _ of H _ _ _ _ _

They shall be C _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

They shall I _ _ _ _ _ _ the E _ _ _ _

They shall be S _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ ( or F _ _ _ _ _ )

They shall R _ _ _ _ _ _ M _ _ _ _

They shall S _ _ G _ _

They shall be called the S _ _ _ of G _ _

Great is your R _ _ _ _ _ in H _ _ _ _ _

ANSWERS

1. Theirs is the kingdom of heaven; 2. They shall be comforted; 3. They shall inherit the earth;4. They shall be satisfied (or filled); 5. They shall receive mercy; 6. They shall see God; 7. They shall be called the sons of God; 8. Great is your reward in heaven.

 

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