Marcus, Philosopher King
lareviewofbooks:

Who wrote the Book of Mormon?

…the stakes regarding authenticity are high, and the suggestion that Joseph Smith looked extensively to John Bunyan for inspiration to write the Book of Mormon is fraught not only for Mormon scholarship but for the religion as a whole.

At LARB now: “Hiding in Plain Sight: The Origins of the Book” of Mormon by William L. Davis

Interesting.

lareviewofbooks:

Who wrote the Book of Mormon?

…the stakes regarding authenticity are high, and the suggestion that Joseph Smith looked extensively to John Bunyan for inspiration to write the Book of Mormon is fraught not only for Mormon scholarship but for the religion as a whole.

At LARB now: “Hiding in Plain Sight: The Origins of the Book” of Mormon by William L. Davis

Interesting.

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  5. philphiluk said: This material - like all religious pap - should be kept well away from children and gullible people everywhere, because a world without religion means no life-hating bigots with monumental egos - hence a chance for peace & FREEDOM…
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    Interesting.
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