Stephen continues through the Sermon on the Mount on what Jesus’ fulfilment of the law means, and how we can fulfil it.
What does it mean to fulfil the Law?
- Jeremiah 31:31ff
- Matthew 26:26-28
- Matthew 7:12
The righteousness of sons and daughters of God
1. God wants sons and daughters who do not harbour hate but reconcile
- Matthew 5:21-26
- Exodus 20:13
2. God wants sons and daughters who are not sexually unfaithful but take drastic action
- Matthew 5:27-32
- Deuteronomy 24:1ff
3. God wants sons and daughters who do not speak lies but speak the truth
- Matthew 5:33-37