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Moroni 9:16
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16    "And the army which is with me is weak;
And the armies of the Lamanites are
    betwixt Sherrizah and me;
And as many as have fled to the army of Aaron
    have fallen victims to their awful brutality.
17    "O the depravity of my people!
They are without order and without mercy.
18    "Behold, I am but a man and I have
    but the strength of a man,
And I cannot any longer enforce my commands;
And they have become strong in their perversion;
19    And they are alike brutal, sparing none,
    neither old nor young;
And they delight in everything, save that which is good;
And the sufferings of our women and our children
    upon all the face of this land doth exceed everything-
Yea, tongue cannot tell, neither can it be written.
20    "And now my son, I dwell no longer
    upon this horrible scene;
21    Behold, thou knowest the wickedness of this people;
Thou knowest that they are without principle
    and past feeling;
And their wickedness doth exceed that of the Lamanites;
22    Behold, my son, I cannot recommend them
    unto God, lest He should smite me.
23    "But behold, my son, I recommend thee unto God,
And I trust in Christ that thou wilt be saved;
And I pray unto God that He would spare thy life
    to witness the return of His people unto Him,
    or their utter destruction;
24    For I know that they must perish, except they repent
    and return unto Him;
And if they perish, it will be like unto the Jaredites,
    because of the willfulness of their hearts,
    seeking for blood and revenge;
25    And if it so be that they perish, we know that many of
    our brethren have dissented over unto the Lamanites
    and many more will also dissent over unto them;

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