“Do not think that I came to abolish the Law or the Prophets; I did not come to abolish but to fulfill.
Do we then nullify the Law through faith? May it never be! On the contrary, we establish the Law.
For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to everyone who believes.
Sacrifice and meal offering You have not desired; My ears You have opened; Burnt offering and sin offering You have not required.
The Lord was pleased for His righteousness’ sake To make the law great and glorious.
But Jesus answering said to him, “Permit it at this time; for in this way it is fitting for us Then he *permitted Him. to fulfill all righteousness.”
“In everything, therefore, treat people the same way you want them to treat you, for this is the Law and the Prophets.
But it is easier for heaven and earth to pass away than for one stroke of a letter of the Law to fail.
Now in the Law Moses commanded us to stone such women; what then do You say?”
They put forward false witnesses who said, “This man incessantly speaks against this holy place and the Law;
saying, “This man persuades men to worship God contrary to the law.”
crying out, “Men of Israel, come to our aid! This is the man who preaches to all men everywhere against our people and the Law and this place; and besides he has even brought Greeks into the temple and has defiled this holy place.”
so that the requirement of the Law might be fulfilled in us, who do not walk according to the flesh but according to the Spirit.
What I am saying is this: the Law, which came four hundred and thirty years later, does not invalidate a covenant previously ratified by God, so as to nullify the promise.
But when the fullness of the time came, God sent forth His Son, born of a woman, born under the Law,
Therefore no one is to act as your judge in regard to food or drink or in respect to a festival or a new moon or a Sabbath day—
But in those sacrifices there is a reminder of sins year by year.