A survivor found aboard an ancient Bajoran ship claims to be the true Emissary of the Prophets.
4-25: Broken Link
When Odo is struck with an unknown illness, Sisko seeks help from The Founders, who enact a punishment against Odo for harming another Changeling.
4-06: Starship Down
Upon rescuing an alien ship, The Defiant is badly crippled by the Jem'Hadar and becomes trapped in a gas atmosphere.