Destruction
Samuel at the Wall 2 by Jorge Cocco
KnoWhy #327
Four hundred years pass not away save ... heavy destruction ... cometh unto this people, and nothing can save this people save it be repentance and faith on the Lord Jesus Christ”
Helaman 13:5–6
Guillaume Le Bloas via Adobe Stock
KnoWhy #245
"Except they should repent the Lord God would execute judgment against them to their utter destruction; And … would send or bring forth another people to possess the land, by his power, after the manner by which he brought their fathers"
Ether 11:20–21
Mormon Bids Farewell to a Once Great Nation by Arnold Friberg
KnoWhy #232
“O ye fair ones, how could ye have departed from the ways of the Lord!”
Mormon 6:17
Jesus by James Fullmer
KnoWhy #201
"Behold, I am Jesus Christ, whom the prophets testified shall come into the world."
3 Nephi 11:10
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KnoWhy #200
"How oft have I gathered you as a hen gathereth her chickens under her wings."
3 Nephi 10:4
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KnoWhy #198
"And ye shall offer up unto me no more the shedding of blood; yea, your sacrifices and your burnt offerings shall be done away, for I will accept none of your sacrifices and your burnt offerings. And ye shall offer for a sacrifice unto me a broken heart and a contrite spirit."
3 Nephi 9:19-20
Eruption of the Cordón Caulle Volcano in central Chile in 2011, via Reuters
KnoWhy #197
“And it came to pass that there was thick darkness upon all the face of the land, insomuch that the inhabitants thereof who had not fallen could feel the vapor of darkness”
3 Nephi 8:20
The End of the World by John Martin.
KnoWhy #123
“And thus ended the eleventh year of the judges, … the people of Ammonihah were destroyed; yea, every living soul of the Ammonihahites was destroyed, and also their great city, which they said God could not destroy, because of its greatness. But behold, in one day it was left desolate; and the carcasses were mangled by dogs and wild beasts of the wilderness.”
Alma 16:9–11