The Bible Says Commentary on the Book of Matthew
Jesus teaches the crowds and His disciples about the hypocrisy and corrupt practices of the scribes and Pharisees. He warns them not to be like these self-exalting men. Instead, they are to be humble and serve as they seek to become great. Jesus issues a series of eight woes to these religious leaders. He laments over Jerusalem before leaving the Temple Mount.
Chapters 23-25 break down as follows: