The Book of Mormon
This section is dedicated to research on the Book of Mormon. We hope to accumulate
many of those scholarly works that have been completed about this great book. If
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Books on the Book of Mormon
The Book of Mormon Paintings of Minerva
For Minerva Teichert there were only two reasons to paint--"either
a thing must be very beautiful, or, it must be an important story." She loved
and lived the truths of the Book of Mormon; it was the important story she felt
determined to tell through her...
Charting the Book of Mormon
Charting the Book of Mormon
The Book of Mormon is full of facts, ranging from eternal truths to mundane details.
This collection charts many of those facts in clear and convenient graphs and visuals.
Chiasmus in the Book of Mormon
[The program below is the one discussed in the Edwards' article from issue 43:2 (2004).
A computer program that calculates the likelihood that a chiasm could have appeared by chance, discussed on page 116 of the article, is available for free download:
NOTE: This program is not supported in any way by BYU Studies. If you experience
problems with the program, please see the instructions sheet provided or contact
the authors directly.
Brown, S. Kent, "The Exodus Pattern in the Book of Mormon"
Bushman, Richard L., "The Book of Mormon and the American Revolution"
Christenson, Allen review of John L. Sorenson, "Images of Ancient America: Visualizing
Book of Mormon Life" (1997-98), 37:4:189.
Cracroft, Richard H., "The Gentle Blasphemer: Mark Twain, Holy Scripture, and
the Book of Mormon" (1971), 11:2:119.
Cracroft, Richard H. review of Scot Facer Proctor, "Witness of the Light: A
Photographic Journey in the Footsteps of the American Prophet Joseph Smith; Scot
Facer Proctor and Maurine Jensen Proctor, Source of the Light: A Witness and Testimony
of Jesus Christ, the Savior and Redeemer of All; and Scot Facer Proctor and Maurine
Jensen Proctor, Light from the Dust: A Photographic Exploration into the Ancient
World of the Book of Mormon" (1994), 34:4:209.
England, Eugene , "Hugh Nibley as Cassandra [review essay on Hugh Nibley, Since
Cumorah, Approaching Zion, and 'Warfare and the Book of Mormon,'
in Warfare in the Book of Mormon" (1990), 30:4:104.
Firmage, Edwin Brown, "Violence and the Gospel: The Teachings of the Old Testament,
the New Testament, and the Book of Mormon" (1985), 25:1:31.
Griggs, C. Wilfred, "The Book of Mormon as an Ancient Book" (1982), 22:3:259.
Hilton, John L., "On Verifying Wordprint Studies: Book of Mormon Authorship"
Jenson, Janet , "Variations between Copies of the First Edition of the Book
of Mormon" (1973), 13:2:214.
Jessee, Dean C., "The Original Book of Mormon Manuscript" (1970), 10:3:259.
Jordan, Benjamin R., "'Many Great and Notable Cities Were Sunk': Liquefaction
in the Book of Mormon " (1999), 38:3:119.
Keller, Roger R. review of Donald W. Parry and John W. Welch, ed., "Isaiah in
the Book of Mormon" (1999), 38:1:207.
Larsen, Wayne A., Alvin C. Rencher and Tim Layton, "Who Wrote the Book of Mormon?
An Analysis of Wordprints" (1980), 20:3:225.
Larson, Stan , "Conjectural Emendation and the Text of the Book of Mormon"
Lyon Jr., Thomas Edgar, "Publishing a Book of Mormon Poetry: The Harp of Zion"
Madsen, Truman G., "B. H. Roberts and the Book of Mormon" (1979), 19:4:427.
Matthews, Robert J., "The Doctrine of the Resurrection as Taught in the Book
of Mormon" (1990), 30:3:41.
Novak, Gary , "Naturalistic Assumptions and the Book of Mormon" (1990),
Olsen, Steven L., "Cosmic Urban Symbolism in the Book of Mormon" (1983),
Olson, Eric C., "The 'Perfect Pattern': The Book of Mormon as a Model
for the Writing of Sacred History" (1991), 31:2:7.
Palmer, David , "A Survey of Pre-1830 Historical Sources Relating to the Book
of Mormon" (1976), 17:1:101.
Palmer, David review of Joseph L. Allen, "Exploring the Lands of the Book of
Mormon" (1990), 30:3:136.
Peterson, Daniel C. review of Marilyn Arnold, "Sweet Is the Word: Reflections
on the Book of Mormon--Its Narrative, Teachings, and People," (1997-98), 37:2:141.
Porter, Larry C., "The Colesville Branch and the Coming Forth of the Book of
Mormon" (1970), 10:3:365.
Porter, Larry C., "William E. McLellan's Testimony of the Book of Mormon"
Reynolds, Noel B., "The Coming Forth of the Book of Mormon in the Twentieth
Century " (1999), 38:2:6.
Rich, Russell R., "The Dogberry Papers and the Book of Mormon" (1970),
Ricks, Eldin review of Robert J. Matthews, "Who's Who in the Book of Mormon
(revised ed.)" (1968), 8:3:353.
Rust, Richard Dilworth, "Taste and Feast: Images of Eating and Drinking in
the Book of Mormon" (1993), 33:3:743.
Skousen, Royal , "Towards a Critical Edition of the Book of Mormon" (1990),
Skousen, Royal review of Avraham Gileadi, "The Book of Isaiah: A New Translation
with Interpretive Keys from the Book of Mormon" (1988), 28:3:124.
Sorenson, John L., "Instant Expertise on Book of Mormon Archaeology, review
essay on Paul Cheesman, These Early Americans: External Evidences of the Book of
Mormon; Dewey and Edith Farnsworth, The Americas before Columbus;
Venice Priddis, The Bo" (1976), 16:3:429.
Thomas, Gordon K., "The Book of Mormon in the English Literary Context of 1837"
Tvedtnes, John A., "Hebraisms in the Book of Mormon: A Preliminary Survey"
Voros, Jr., J. Frederic review of Joseph Fielding McConkie and Robert L. Millet,
"First and Second Nephi and Jacob through Mosiah, vols. 1 and 2 of Doctrinal
Commentary on the Book of Mormon" (1989), 29:2:121.
Walker, Steven C. review of Richard Dilworth Rust, "Feasting on the Word: The
Literary Testimony of the Book of Mormon" (1997-98), 37:4:179.
Walker, Steven C., "More Than Meets the Eye: Concentration of the Book of Mormon"
Warren, Bruce W. review of Richard Hauck, "Deciphering the Geography of the
Book of Mormon: Settlements and Routes in Ancient America; and John L. Sorenson,
An Ancient American Setting for the Book of Mormon" (1990), 30:3:127.
Welch, John W., "Chiasmus in the Book of Mormon" (1969), 10:1:69.
Welch, John W., "The Narrative of Zosimus and the Book of Mormon" (1982),
Wilson, Dow R. review of Noel B. Reynolds, "Book of Mormon Authorship Revisited:
The Evidence for Ancient Origins" (1997-98), 37:3:237.
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