And the remainder, having fled
into the east wilderness, and having usurped the power and authority
over the Lamanites, caused that many of the Lamanites should perish by
fire because of their belief—
And it came to pass because of their rebellion we did cause that our
swords should come upon them. And it came to pass that they did in a
body run upon our swords, in the which, the greater number of them were
slain; and the remainder of them broke through and fled from us.
And now when Moroni saw that they were fleeing
before him, he did cause that his men should march forth against them,
and slew many, and surrounded many others, and took them prisoners; and
the remainder of them fled into the land of Moroni, which was in the borders by the seashore.