Intercession for the dead.
Bids them not to swear at all nor to expect any intercession of the departed saints for sinners.
The account of Moses' intercession has been preserved in J, though the narrative has undergone considerable dislocation.
3); but by the intercession of Parysatis he was pardoned and sent back to his satrapy.
This view receives some support from the long liturgical prayer at the close, which almost certainly represents the intercession used in the Roman eucharists.