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Does a Ben Noach, who keeps the seven mitzvot but has bad Hashkafah, get punished by Hashem?

For example, if the B'nei Noach says things that are kefira for a Jew like saying that the Oral Torah is not from Hashem or saying that there will be no resurrection of the dead. Is that Kefirah for a Ben Noach as well?

  • As a rule, we don't have much information on the afterlife judgment criteria for either Jews or gentiles. You better rephrase the question to whether Gentiles are commanded on Hashkafa. The answer is "formally not". The 7 laws do not include Hashkafa at all, they don't have to believe in Hashem in the first place either. BUT, as you know 2 Jews 3 opinions. So some other Rabbis do feel that Gentiles have to have some basic beliefs. – Al Berko Feb 1 at 10:15
  • You said that we do not have much information on the afterlife judgment criteria for Jews. But a Jew can only have an Olam HaBa if he kept all 613 mitzvot in all his gilgulim combined, no? You also said that B'nei Noach don't need to believe in Hashem in the first place. But isn't believing in Hashem the first mitzvot of the seven? – Natanav Feb 1 at 11:22
  • @AlBerko As I understand it, Gentiles have to believe that there is a single G-d. I.e., I think it is phrased more in terms of the negative than the positive. I don' t think they necessarily have to believe in the attributes of G-d such as omnipotence, etc. Perhaps, they can be atheists too, but that would make them fools. – DanF Feb 1 at 15:12
  • @AlBerko Well - my assumption is wrong according to one opinion. See judaism.stackexchange.com/a/18635/5275. – DanF Feb 1 at 15:14
  • This may partially answer your question - judaism.stackexchange.com/q/65751/5275 – DanF Feb 1 at 15:15

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