Please Lord (forgive him) for these niggas (not know) what they do, ooh

from Jay Z (Ft. Kanye West & Mr. Hudson) – Why I Love You Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

A play off of Luke 23:24:

Jesus said, “Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they do.”

In the Biblical passage, the Roman soldiers in charge of Jesus had beaten him, mocked him and proceeded to draw lots for his personal effects.

The Throne admonish the haters who would try to see them dead, and asks that the Lord forgive them for their stupidity (they know not what they do by trying to attack the Throne).

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