Jesus was not out to reform Judaism but to transform Judaism into something new. He was not out to give life to old form but to give life to a new form, a new way to God.
MATTHEW 9: 14-17 [THE MESSIAH REVEALED SERIES]
DON’T REFORM BUT BE TRANSFORMED
[John 3:22-36/ Mark 7:18-22, Luke 5: 33-39]
Here is another incident that goes along with the preceding 2 which shows Jesus in conflict with current opinion & practice. Jesus did not conduct His ministry