Personal Responsibility

Most Relevant Verses

Deuteronomy 24:16

"Fathers are not to be put to death for [their] children or children for [their] fathers; each person will be put to death for his own sin.

Job 19:4

Even if it is true that I have sinned, my mistake concerns only me.

Proverbs 9:12

If you are wise, you are wise for your own benefit; if you mock, you alone will bear [the consequences]."

Jeremiah 31:30

Rather, each will die for his own wrongdoing. Anyone who eats sour grapes-his own teeth will be set on edge.

Ezekiel 18:20

The person who sins is the one who will die. A son won't suffer punishment for the father's iniquity, and a father won't suffer punishment for the son's iniquity. The righteousness of the righteous person will be on him, and the wickedness of the wicked person will be on him.

Romans 14:4

Who are you to criticize another's household slave? Before his own Lord he stands or falls. And stand he will! For the Lord is able to make him stand.

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Romans 14:4

Who are you to criticize another's household slave? Before his own Lord he stands or falls. And stand he will! For the Lord is able to make him stand.

Ezekiel 18:20

The person who sins is the one who will die. A son won't suffer punishment for the father's iniquity, and a father won't suffer punishment for the son's iniquity. The righteousness of the righteous person will be on him, and the wickedness of the wicked person will be on him.

Deuteronomy 24:16

"Fathers are not to be put to death for [their] children or children for [their] fathers; each person will be put to death for his own sin.

Job 19:4

Even if it is true that I have sinned, my mistake concerns only me.

Proverbs 9:12

If you are wise, you are wise for your own benefit; if you mock, you alone will bear [the consequences]."

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