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For I say unto you, That except your righteousness shall exceed the righteousness of the scribes and Pharisees, ye shall in no case enter into the kingdom of heaven.

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Matthew 23:2
saying, "The scribes and the Pharisees sit on Moses' seat.
Luke 11:39
But the Lord said to him, "Now ye, the Pharisees, cleanse the outside of the cup and the dish; but your inward part is full of extortion and wickedness.
Luke 12:1
In the meantime, the vast multitude having been gathered together, so as to tread one upon another, He began to say to His disciples, first, "Beware of the leaven of the Pharisees, which is hypocrisy.
Luke 16:14
And the Pharisees, being lovers of money, were hearing all these things, and were openly mocking Him.
Luke 18:10
Two men went up into the temple to pray; one a Pharisee, and the other a tax-collector.
Luke 20:46
"Beware of the scribes, who wish to walk about in long robes, and love salutations in the marketplaces, and first seats in the synagogues, and first places at feasts;
Romans 9:30
What, then, shall we say? that gentiles who were not following after righteous obtained righteousness, but a righteousness which is of faith;
Romans 10:2
For I testify for them, that they have a zeal for God, but not according to knowledge;
2 Corinthians 5:17
Wherefore, if any one is in Christ, he is a new creature; the old things passed away; behold, they have become new.
Philippians 3:9
and be found in Him, not having my own righteousness, which is of law, but that which is through faith in Christ??he righteousness which is of God by faith:


Matthew 3:10
And already the axe is lying at the root of the trees; every tree, therefore, not bearing good fruit, is cut down, and cast into the fire.
Matthew 7:21
"Not every one who says to Me, 'Lord, Lord,' shall enter into the Kingdom of Heaven, but he that does the will of My Father in Heaven.
Matthew 18:5
And whosoever receives one such little child in My name, receives Me.
Mark 10:15
Verily I say to you, whosoever does not receive the Kingdom of God as a little child, will in no wise enter therein."
Luke 18:17
Verily I say to you, whosoever does not receive the Kingdom of God as a little child, shall in no wise enter therein."
John 3:3
Jesus answered, and said to him, "Verily, verily, I say to you, unless one be born anew, he cannot see the Kingdom of God."
Hebrews 12:14
Pursue peace with all, and the holiness without which no one shall see the Lord;
Revelation 21:27
And there shall in nowise enter into it any thing unclean, or he that works abomination and a lie; but only those written in the Lamb's book of life.

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Matthew 22:36
"Teacher, which is the great commandment in the law?"