"The Butcher's Knife Cares Not for the Lamb's Cry" is the fourth episode of Star Trek: Discovery in the program's first season, which premiered on 8 October 2017 exclusively on CBS All Access.

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Characters[edit | edit source]

AiriamMichael BurnhamKatrina CornwellHugh CulberKeyla DetmerPhilippa GeorgiouKolEllen LandryGabriel Lorca (mirror)L'RellJoann OwosekunRanceMilton RichterRipperSaruPaul StametsSylvia TillyVoqBetarian girl
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Zefram CochraneElon MuskJustin StraalT'KuvmaZaphodWright Brothers (Orville Wright, Wilbur Wright)

Starships and vehicles[edit | edit source]

USS Discovery (Crossfield-class) • Klingon bird-of-preyUSS Shenzhou (Walker-class) • T'Kuvma's flagship
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USS Glenn (Crossfield-class)

Locations[edit | edit source]

Corvan II

Races and cultures[edit | edit source]

BetarianHumanKelpienTardigradeKlingon
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Tellarite

States and organizations[edit | edit source]

Klingon EmpireStarfleetUnited Federation of PlanetsVulcan Science Academy

Science and technology[edit | edit source]

allergybiochemistrycontainment fieldmycelial networkphaser riflespacestarshipthreat gangliaType-2 phaser

Other references[edit | edit source]

blockadebloodwinekrada legs

Chronology[edit | edit source]

November 2256 (2250s chronology, Discovery voyages
USS Discovery must intervene when the Klingons ambush and attack Corvan II.

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Background[edit | edit source]

  • The fourth episode of Discovery, this episode was made available on CBS All Access streaming service for subscribers only, on 8 October 2017.

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Connections[edit | edit source]

Star Trek: Discovery episodes
season 1 chapter 1 "The Vulcan Hello" • "Battle at the Binary Stars" • "Context Is for Kings" • "The Butcher's Knife Cares Not for the Lamb's Cry" • "Choose Your Pain" • "Lethe" • "Magic to Make the Sanest Man Go Mad" • "Si Vis Pacem, Para Bellum" • "Into the Forest I Go"
chapter 2 "Despite Yourself" • "The Wolf Inside" • "Vaulting Ambition" • "What's Past Is Prologue" • "The War Without, The War Within" • "Will You Take My Hand?"
season 2 "Brother" • "New Eden" • "Point of Light" • "An Obol for Charon" • "Saints of Imperfection" • "The Sound of Thunder" • "Light and Shadows" • "If Memory Serves" • "Project Daedalus" • "The Red Angel" • "Perpetual Infinity" • "Through the Valley of Shadows" • "Such Sweet Sorrow"
season 3 "That Hope Is You, Part 1" • "Far From Home" • "People of Earth" • "Forget Me Not" • "Die Trying" • "Scavengers" • "Unification III" • "The Sanctuary" • "Terra Firma" • "The Citadel" • "The Good of the People" • "Outside"

Timeline[edit | edit source]

published order
Previous episode:
Context Is For Kings
Discovery episode produced Next episode:
Choose Your Pain
Previous episode:
Context Is For Kings
Discovery episode aired Next episode:
Choose Your Pain
chronological order


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