Jesus and the Sermon on the Mount
Lecture no. 35 from the course: Biblical Wisdom Literature
Taught by Professor Joseph Koterski, S.J. | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses
As the paradigmatic instance of Jesus as Wisdom Teacher, the Sermon on the Mount both echoes the earlier wisdom tradition and adds new inspiration. Explore this remarkable text, giving close attention to Jesus's famed Beatitudes as statements of traditional wisdom thought.