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Exodus 20:5 ESV

5 1You shall not bow down to them or serve them, for I the LORD your God am 2a jealous God, 3visiting the iniquity of the fathers on the children to the third and the fourth generation of those who hate me,

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  • a 20:3 - Or besides
  • b 20:6 - Or to the thousandth generation
  • c 20:13 - The Hebrew word also covers causing human death through carelessness or negligence
  • d 20:18 - Samaritan, Septuagint, Syriac, Vulgate; Masoretic Text the people saw