Ezekiel 18:1-6 GNT

1 The Lord spoke to me
2 and said, "What is this proverb people keep repeating in the land of Israel? 1 "The parents ate the sour grapes, But the children got the sour taste.'

References for Ezekiel 18:2

    • 31 18:2 - 18.2 Jr 31.29.
      3 "As surely as I am the living God," says the Sovereign Lord, "you will not repeat this proverb in Israel any more.
      4 The life of every person belongs to me, the life of the parent as well as that of the child. The person who sins is the one who will die.
      5 "Suppose there is a truly good man, righteous and honest.
      6 He doesn't worship the idols of the Israelites or eat the sacrifices offered at forbidden shrines. He doesn't seduce another man's wife or have intercourse with a woman during her period.