Short Topic Essays
Please email me your "short topic" essays regarding the Church in general,
and the Book of Abraham specifically. I will collect them and post them here.
VERY DETAILED: "Examining the Book of Abraham"
by Kevin Mathie
"The Perception of Mormon Evidence - Can We Trust the
Book of Abraham?" The pictures in this article are great...they
really help one understand the basic issues.
"The Egyptian Book of the
Dead: An Introduction"
by Marie Parsons
"The Breathing Permit
of Hor' Among the Joseph Smith Papyri,"
Journal of Near Eastern Studies 62 (July 2003):161-80. by Dr. Robert Ritner,
Prof. of Egyptology at the University of Chicago.
NOTE: This file is a big Adobe .PDF file so it will take a minute to load.
"The Book of Abraham Facsimiles:
#1, #2, #3" official LDS version
"The Book of Abraham Overview"
by the Wikipedia Encylopedia
Author Charles M. Larson faces religious discrimination for
writing, "By His Own Hand..."
Read a synopsis of the sad story by the author himself.
"Reducing Dissonance: The Book of Abraham as a Case Study"
by Edward H. Ashment. This article speaks about the "Alphabet and Grammar"
in some detail.
Learn about the ROSETTA STONE
by The British Museum, Department of Ancient Egypt & Sudan.