|The Message (MSG)
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16 "And you, Jeremiah, don't waste your time praying for this people. Don't offer to make petitions or intercessions. Don't bother me with them. I'm not listening.
16 "So do not pray for this people nor offer any plea or petition for them; do not plead with me, for I will not listen to you.
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