Insights: The Newsletter of the Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship

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A Call for Emendations


Royal Skousen


Book of Mormon, evidence, volume, FARMS, history


As I have been working on the Book of Mormon Critical Text Project, people have
occasionally written or talked to me about passages in the Book of Mormon that seem strange or difficult. A good many have made specific suggestions about emendations (or revisions to the text). Surprisingly, a large percentage of these have ended up being correct or have led me to come up with an appropriate emendation.