Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Our fathers have sinned, and are not; and we have borne their iniquities.

General references

Bible References

Fathers

Exodus 20:5
Thou shalt not worship to them, and thou shalt not serve them: for I am Jehovah thy God, a jealous God, striking the iniquity of the fathers upon the sons to the third and to the fourth, to them hating me;
Jeremiah 16:12
And ye acted wickedly to do more than your fathers; and behold, you going a man after the stubbornness of his evil heart for not hearing to me.
Jeremiah 31:29
In those days they shall no more say, The fathers ate sour grapes and the sons' teeth will be blunted.
Ezekiel 18:2
What to you making use of this parable upon the land of Israel, saying, The fathers will eat sour grapes and the sons' teeth will be blunted?
Matthew 23:32
And fill ye up yourselves the measure of your fathers.

And are

Genesis 42:13
And they will say, Thy servants twelve brethren; we the sons of one man in the land of Canaan: and behold, the little one with our father this day, and one, not
Job 7:8
The eye of him seeing me shall not look after me: thine eyes are upon me, and I am not
Jeremiah 31:15
Thus said Jehovah, A voice was heard in Ramah, lamentation, weeping of bitterness; Rachel, weeping for her sons, refused to be comforted for her sons, for they are not
Zechariah 1:5
Your fathers, where are they? and the prophets, shall they live forever?

General references

Jeremiah 31:29
In those days they shall no more say, The fathers ate sour grapes and the sons' teeth will be blunted.