Book of Commandments, 1833

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above, and in the earth beneath; and there shall be  weeping and wailing among the hosts of men;
19 And there shall be a great hailstorm sent forth  to destroy the crops of the earth:
20 And it shall come to pass, because of the wick edness of the world, that I will take vengeance up on the wicked, for they will not repent:
21 For the cup of mine indignation is full; for  behold, my blood shall not cleanse them if they  hear me not.
22 Wherefore I the Lord God will send forth flies  upon the face of the earth, which shall take hold of  the inhabitants thereof, and shall eat their flesh, and  shall cause maggots to come in upon them, and their  tongues shall be stayed that they shall not utter  against me, and their flesh shall fall from off their  bones, and their eyes from their sockets:
23 And it shall come to pass, that the beasts of  the forests, and the fowls of the air, shall devour  them up:
24 And that great and abominable church, which  is the whore of all the earth, shall be cast down by  devouring fire, according as it was spoken by the  mouth of Ezekiel the prophet, which spoke of these  things, which have not come to pass, but surely  must, as I live, for abominations shall not reign.
25 And again, verily, verily I say unto you, that  when the thousand years are ended, and men again  begin to deny their God, then will I spare the earth  but for a little season;
26 And the end shall come, and the heaven and  the earth shall be consumed, and pass away, and  there shall be a new heaven and a new earth;
27 For all old things shall pass away, and all  things shall become new, even the heaven and the [p. 63]
above, and in the earth beneath; and there shall be weeping and wailing among the hosts of men;
19 And there shall be a great hailstorm sent forth to destroy the crops of the earth:
20 And it shall come to pass, because of the wickedness of the world, that I will take vengeance upon the wicked, for they will not repent:
21 For the cup of mine indignation is full; for behold, my blood shall not cleanse them if they hear me not.
22 Wherefore I the Lord God will send forth flies upon the face of the earth, which shall take hold of the inhabitants thereof, and shall eat their flesh, and shall cause maggots to come in upon them, and their tongues shall be stayed that they shall not utter against me, and their flesh shall fall from off their bones, and their eyes from their sockets:
23 And it shall come to pass, that the beasts of the forests, and the fowls of the air, shall devour them up:
24 And that great and abominable church, which is the whore of all the earth, shall be cast down by devouring fire, according as it was spoken by the mouth of Ezekiel the prophet, which spoke of these things, which have not come to pass, but surely must, as I live, for abominations shall not reign.
25 And again, verily, verily I say unto you, that when the thousand years are ended, and men again begin to deny their God, then will I spare the earth but for a little season;
26 And the end shall come, and the heaven and the earth shall be consumed, and pass away, and there shall be a new heaven and a new earth;
27 For all old things shall pass away, and all things shall become new, even the heaven and the [p. 63]
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