Apologetics: Does God punish children for the sins of their fathers and grandfathers?

By Paul Baxter The idea of God “punishing the children for the fathers’ iniquity to the third and fourth generations” seems utterly unfair and certainly unchristian, but we find these words not only in Exodus 20:5 but also Exodus 34:7, Numbers 14:18, and Deuteronomy 5:9.  When we read Exodus 34:6-7a we have a clear and […]