And come and stand before me in this house, which is called by my name, and say, We are delivered to do all these abominations?
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George Leo Haydock
Because. Hebrew also, "although "(Sa; Grotius) "to perform "(Chaldean; Montanus) or "by doing. "God must surely approve of our conduct, since we are unmolested. (St. Thomas Aquinas; Lyranus)
But the Vulgate seems preferable, and the people attribute their success to idols, chap. xliv. 17., and 2 Paralipomenon xxviii. 23.