Ezekiel 18:1-7 DBY

1 And the word of Jehovah came unto me, saying,
2 What mean ye, ye who use this proverb of a the land of Israel, saying, [The] fathers eat sour grapes, and the children's teeth are set on edge?

References for Ezekiel 18:2

    • Ë 18:2 - Or 'in.'
      3 [As] I live, saith the Lord Jehovah, ye shall not have any more to use this proverb in Israel.
      4 Behold, all the souls are mine; as the soul of the father, so also the soul of the son is mine: the soul that sinneth, it shall die.
      5 And if a man be righteous, and do judgment and justice:
      6 -- he hath not eaten upon the mountains, nor lifted up his eyes to the idols of the house of Israel, neither hath defiled his neighbour's wife, nor come near to a woman in her separation,
      7 and hath not oppressed any; he hath restored to the debtor his pledge, hath not exercised robbery, hath given his bread to the hungry, and covered the naked with a garment;