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Jeremiah 14:11

    Jeremiah 14:11 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Then said the LORD unto me, Pray not for this people for their good.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Then said the LORD to me, Pray not for this people for their good.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Jehovah said unto me, Pray not for this people for their good.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And the Lord said to me, Make no prayer for this people for their good.

    Webster's Revision

    And Jehovah said unto me, Pray not for this people for their good.

    World English Bible

    Yahweh said to me, Don't pray for this people for [their] good.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the LORD said unto me, Pray not for this people for their good.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 14:11

    Pray not for this people - They are ripe for destruction, intercede not for them. O, how dreadful is the state of that people in reference to whom the Lord says to his ministers, Pray not for them; or, what amounts nearly to a prohibition, withholds from his ministers the spirit of prayer and intercession in behalf of the people!