Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God. Sex

(Learning)

a) Absence of worldly desires

b) Desire for truth

In Jesus' time, the Jews maintained that "true" or "truth" could only be predicated to God. If only God was truth, the people of God were to be in constant pursuit of knowledge about this truth. The Greek-speaking Jews of Jesusí day called those who pursued an ever-deeper knowledge of God kantharos tay kardia,