What does Matthew 5:20 mean?

Update: Matthew 5:20 says "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." "Scribes and Pharisees" were great law keepers who went by the book! What must we do to exceed these... show more Matthew 5:20 says

"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."

"Scribes and Pharisees" were great law keepers who went by the book!

What must we do to exceed these greater law keepers?
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