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Earthquake Date: 1797 A.D.

The whole country between Santa Fe and Panama destroyed by earthquake, including Cusco and Quito; 40,000 people buried in moments.

“Every comfort that the saints have in this world is a promise to them of those eternal mercies which the Lord hath provided for them: as every affliction that the wicked have here, is but the beginning of sorrows.”
–Jeremiah Burroughs, The Rare Jewel of Christian Contentment