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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.

“Hope in this life is a perishing thing, but the hope of good men, when it is cut off from this world, is but removed like a tree, transplanted from this nursery to the garden of the Lord.”
–Matthew Henry, Commentary, Job 19