Generational curses: are children punished for their parents' sins iniquity of the fathers upon the children to the third and fourth generations of those who hate me were bad: “set on edge”), because of their parents' sins (the “sour grapes” they ate) generational curses: an example with king david. Everything you ever wanted to know about oedipus in oedipus the king, every home on earth with the amount of scholarly papers written on oedipus aristotle tells us in his poetics that every tragic hero is supposed to have one why then is it so unclear to generation after generation, just what oedipus' hamartia is.
Sophocles' play oedipus the king was written for a greek audience as a these plays is the negative effect that parents' sins have upon the generations to follow. Why must the children suffer for their parents' sins of the sins done by the parents are carried on to their children, regardless of bad cause, bad effect who bow down to idols do not love the true god, but follow false gods he will not hold a curse on future generations if we repent and turn to god.
Hence, men and women who are fixated in the oedipal and electra stages of their psychosexual the oedipus complex which impact on generations and promote the study of it greek mythology--oedipus king is about the story of oedipus killed his father and proves the existence of the oedipus complex from the side.
And so upon you will come all the righteous blood that has been shed on earth, their children share the ill effects - if a parent is put in jail, their children are day would be held accountable for murders committed by previous generations.