“The Prey of the Terrible Shall Be Delivered”

Brant Gardner

The promises of deliverance must have been difficult for Israel to understand, given their political subordination at the time. Nevertheless, Yahweh repeats assurances of unimaginable deliverance; lawful captives will be taken from the “terrible.” Yahweh will save their children. That promise is firm, clear, and undeniable.

Second Witness: Analytical & Contextual Commentary on the Book of Mormon, Vol. 1