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Notes and Communications: "As a Garment in a Hot Furnace"
TitleNotes and Communications: "As a Garment in a Hot Furnace"
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1997
AuthorsTvedtnes, John A.
JournalJournal of Book of Mormon Studies
Volume6
Issue1
Pagination76-79
Type of ArticleNotes and Communications
KeywordsAbinadi; Imagery; King Noah; Prophecy; Prophet; Punishment; Simile Curse
Abstract

The idea that King Noah’s life was to be valued “as a garment in a hot furnace” is a type of simile curse. He would suffer death by fire, which was a just punishment for the wicked.

URLhttps://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/jbms/vol6/iss1/9

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