Then said the LORD unto me,
Pray not for this people for their good.
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George Leo Haydock
Good, that the drought may be removed. (Calmet) See chap. vii. 16., and xi. 14. (Menochius)
"It is folly to pray for him who has sinned unto death "(St. Jerome; 1 John v. 16.) by final impenitence. (Calmet)
Sacrifices will not benefit the impenitent. (St. Jerome)