Christ: the fulfillment of the law (Matt. 5)

Does your righteousness exceed that of the scribes and Pharisees?  The pious Jews of Christ’s day thought they had holiness before God figured out with their meticulous observance of the OT law.  In Matthew 5:17-20 Jesus destroys any notion that he had come to abolish the law or save anyone who trusts in their own righteousness.  Listen here.