What Jews believe about how they behave and what will happen when they die

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  • Torah, Jews will be punished for sins of parents and grandparents

Exodus 20:5b-6 "For I the Lord your God am an impassioned God, visiting the guilt of the parents upon the children, upon the third and upon the fourth generations of those who reject Me, but showing kindness to the thousandth generations of those who love Me and keep My commandments."

  • this view later changed, prophet Ezekiel says that G-d will judge how people live their own lives

Ezekiel 18:1-4 "The word of the Lord came to me: What do you mean by quoting this proverb upon the soil…

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