Sermon on the Mount

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Definition of Sermon on the Mount

: an ethical discourse delivered by Jesus and recorded in Matthew 5–7 and paralleled briefly in Luke 6:20–49

First Known Use of Sermon on the Mount

1612, in the meaning defined above

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“Sermon on the Mount.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sermon%20on%20the%20Mount. Accessed 1 Apr. 2020.

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