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20 And he lifted up his eyes to his disciples and* said,
“Blessed are the poor,
because yours is the kingdom of God.
because you will be satisfied.
Blessed are those who weep now,
Because you will laugh.
22 Blessed are you when people hate you, and when they exclude you and revile you and spurn your name as evil on account of the Son of Man. 23 Rejoice in that day, and leap for joy, for behold, your reward is great in heaven. For their fathers used to do the same things to the prophets.
Here “and” is supplied because the previous participle (“lifted up”) has been translated as a finite verb
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