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Does the phrase "sins of the father" mean that the spiritual burdens of previous generations can be passed to succeeding ones?

Catholic Answers Staff  •  8/4/2011

Question:

Does the phrase &quot;sins of the father&quot; mean that the spiritual or emotional burdens of previous generations, unknown to the recipient, can be passed down to succeeding generations?<br /> <br />

Answer:

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