The word of the LORD came to me:
“What do you people mean by quoting this proverb about the land of Israel: “ ‘The parents eat sour grapes, and the children’s teeth are set on edge’?
“As surely as I live, declares the Sovereign LORD, you will no longer quote this proverb in Israel.
For everyone belongs to me, the parent as well as the child—both alike belong to me. The one who sins is the one who will die.