For I say to you, That except your justice abound more than the scribes and Pharisees, ye should not come into the kingdom of the heavens.
For I testify for them that they have a zeal of God, but not according to knowledge.
And be found in him, not having my justice, that of the law, but that by faith of Christ, the justice from God by faith:
And now also the axe lies at the root of the trees; therefore every one not making good fruit is cut off and cast into fire.
Not every one saying to me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of the heavens; but he doing the will of my Father who is in the heavens.
Saying, Upon Moses' seat sat the scribes and Pharisees.
Woe to you scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye exact tenths and dill and cummin, and ye have left the weightier things of the law, judgment, and mercy, and faith: these it was necessary to do, and not to let go those.
Truly I say to you, Whoever should not receive the kingdom of God as a young child, should not come into it.
It is easier labor for a camel to come through the hole of a needle, than for a rich one to come into the kingdom of God.
And the Lord said to him, Now ye Pharisees cleanse the outside of the cup and trencher; and your inside is full of plunder and wickedness.
Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye are as concealed tombs, and men walking above know not.
Upon which, myriads of the crowd having been gathered together, so as to tread upon one another, he began to speak to his disciples first, Keep yourselves from the leaven of the Pharisees, which is hypocrisy.
And the Pharisees heard all these things, being avaricious: and they derided him.
Two men went up to the temple to pray; one a Pharisee, and the other a publican.
Truly I say to you, Whoever should not receive the kingdom of God as a young child should not enter into it.
And Jesus having seen him being sorely grieved, said, With how much difficulty shall they having possessions come into the kingdom of God!
Hold from the scribes, wishing to walk about in robes, and loving greetings in the markets, and precedencies in assemblies, and the first places at tables at suppers;
Jesus answered and said to him, Amen, amen, I say to thee, Except any one be born from above, he cannot see the kingdom of God.
What then shall we say? That the nations, not following justice, overtook justice, and the justice of faith.
So that if any in Christ, a new creation: old things have passed away; behold, all have become new.