American apocrypha : essays on the book of mormon by dan vogel a readable copy all pages are intact, and the cover is intact pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text.
The latest in signature books’s essays on mormonism series, american apocrypha combines the insights of nine different authors in a comprehensive study of the book of mormon, its role in history, and the way religious communities use sacred texts create meaning and culture ” published in 1930, the book of mormon acts as a modern-day example of apocrypha—literature with deep religious meaning that are excluded from the biblical cannon and often dismissed as heretical.
This collection of nine critical essays on the book of mormon generally evinces strong scholarship and compelling argumentation, though some of the articles are clearly superior to others the anth. This collection of nine critical essays on the book of mormon generally evinces strong scholarship and compelling argumentation, though some of the articles are clearly superior to others.
This is the follow-up collection of essays to metcalfe's 1993 book new approaches to the book of mormon: essays on critical methodology this anthology, edited by metcalfe and dan vogwl, is critical of the alleged ancient origins of the book of mormon and focuses on a number of topics. Consider the book of mormon, first published in 1830 the nature of this volume in particular its claim to antiquity is the theme of nine ground-breaking essays in american apocrypha thomas w murphy discusses the book of mormon's view that american indians are descendants of ancient hebrews.
A fine line divides scripture from non-scripture, writes robert m price in american apocrypha there are books that are not in the bible that are as powerful and authoritative as anything in the canon at the same time, much of the bible was written centures after the events it narrates by.
American apocrypha has 40 ratings and 4 reviews stephen said: a modern critique of the book of mormon i remember that it verified my views (book of mor.