You shall not add to the word which I am commanding you, nor take away from it, that you may keep the commandments of the Lord your God which I command you.
“ Whatever I command you, you shall be careful to do; you shall not add to nor take away from it.
Only be strong and very courageous; be careful to do according to all the law which Moses My servant commanded you; do not turn from it to the right or to the left, so that you may have success wherever you go.
Do not add to His words Or He will reprove you, and you will be proved a liar.
I testify to everyone who hears the words of the prophecy of this book: if anyone adds to them, God will add to him the plagues which are written in this book;
The conclusion, when all has been heard, is: fear God and keep His commandments, because this applies to every person.
For truly I say to you, until heaven and earth pass away, not the smallest letter or stroke shall pass from the Law until all is accomplished.
“ You have heard that it was said, ‘ You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’
“Why do Your disciples break the tradition of the elders? For they do not wash their hands when they eat bread.”
The Pharisees and some of the scribes gathered around Him when they had come from Jerusalem,
Brethren, I speak in terms of human relations: even though it is only a man’s covenant, yet when it has been ratified, no one sets it aside or adds conditions to it.