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I find no indication in Matthew Chapter 5 that Jesus is referring to the Law of Moses. Jesus' reference to the righteousness of the Scribes and Pharisees, after talking about the commandments (5;19), leave little doubt about the doctrines of the Scribes and Pharisees. The ten commandments are immutable, as mentioned ...


Here is my answer to a similar question What does it mean for Jesus to fulfill the law? on BH.SE. Firstly, what is the law, and what is its purpose? The law is a manifestation of the perfect holiness of God, and was given to us (humanity) to show how utterly unable we are to meet God's standard by our own means, strength or works (Romans 7:7). It shows us ...

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