“But He Did Cause That His People Should Cry Unto the Lord for Strength Against the Time That the Robbers Should Come Down Against Them”

W. Cleon Skousen

The Gadianton robbers were soon to learn that governor Lachoneus was not intimidated in the slightest degree by the letter from Giddianhi. Perhaps Lachoneus knew that someday there would be a real showdown with the robbers and the Nephites and he had a plan should this ever happen. It turned out to be a very big plan.

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