Book of Mormon Notes
A collection of notes about the Book of Mormon, from a faithful perspective.
Friday, May 20, 2022
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Monday, May 16, 2022
Tree symbolism and the hierarchical plan of salvation
This post is based on a few axioms that I do not want to spend too much time on, since they should be well established on this blog by now. ...
Saturday, May 7, 2022
Alma-2 and the temple -- part 1
Every so often I hear members of the church and critics confidently claim that the Book of Mormon contains nothing about the temple. This i...
Thursday, May 5, 2022
As Lord Wilmore is posting about ancient cosmology and temple themes in Alma 12, among other things, my mind goes back to a scripture we hav...
Sunday, May 1, 2022
Forever (Hebr. 'ad olam') -- thoughts on ancient cosmology
As I read 2 Samuel 7, I was struck by the repetitive use of the word 'forever.' It is found eight times in the KJV, three times in t...
Tuesday, April 26, 2022
Apocryphal supplement -- The Sent Ones
This is related to my previous post . Here is more from Hugh Nibley, who has read a ton of apocryphal literature, taken a lot of notes and s...
Sunday, April 24, 2022
The covenant of salt and "none righteous"
Salt is mentioned in reference to covenants twice in the Old Testament, first here: 13 And every oblation of thy meat offering shalt thou s...
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