20% Off All Print Formats
CODE: MYSTORY
Offer valid through April 23, 2021
*Offer valid through April 23, 2021 (11:59 p.m. local time). Valid for all full-priced publications uploaded to and purchased through your own account. A 20% discount is applied toward your product total, excluding any author mark-up, with no minimum or maximum order amount. This offer is good for five uses, and cannot be used for digital purchases or combined with volume discounts, custom orders, other promotional codes, gift cards, or used for adjustments on previous orders.

Save 20% through April 23, 2021. CODE: MYSTORY Click for details.

Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture:

The Amlicites and Amalekites: Are They the Same People?

Read Now
  • Details
  • Description
Published by:
Interpreter A Journal of Mormon Scripture
Published:
6/23/2017
Specs:
Digest / 5.25" x 8.25"
16 pages Saddle-stitched
Category:
Religion
Tags:
amalekites, amlicites, apologetics, lds, mormon, Mormonism

Royal Skousen’s Book of Mormon Critical Text Project has proposed many hundreds of changes to the text of the Book of Mormon. A subset of these changes does not come from definitive evidence found in the manuscripts or printed editions but are conjectural emendations. In this paper, I examine one of these proposed changes — the merging of two dissenting Nephite groups, the Amlicites and the Amalekites. Carefully examining the timeline and geography of these groups shows logical problems with their being the same people. This paper argues that they are, indeed, separate groups and explores a plausible explanation for the missing origins of the Amalekites.

Also in Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture

1 - 3 of 376 other publications

Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture: The Amlicites and Amalekites...


This site uses cookies. Continuing to use this site without changing your cookie settings means that you consent to those cookies.

Learn more How to turn off cookies
OKAY, GOT IT