Book of Abraham Resources

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BookofAbraham.org

 

PearlofGreatPriceCentral.org

 

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A forthcoming book by Kerry Muhlestein called Let's Talk About the Book of Abraham, published with Deseret Book, scheduled to come out in early 2022.

 

General Printed Works

Dennis L. Largey, editor. Pearl of Great Price Reference Companion. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 2017.

 

John Gee. A Guide to the Joseph Smith Papyri. Provo, UT: Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies, 2000.

 

John Gee. An Introduction to the Book of Abraham. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book; Provo, UT: Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University, 2017.

 

H. Donl Peterson. The Story of the Book of Abraham: Mummies, Manuscripts, and Mormonism. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 1995.

 

Stephen Smoot, John Gee, Kerry Muhlestein, John S. Thompson, Insights into the Book of Abraham. BYU Studies Quarterly, Special Issue, forthcoming.

 

 

Articles

 

John Gee. “Eyewitness, Hearsay, and Physical Evidence of the Joseph Smith Papyri.” In Disciple as Witness: Essays on Latter-day Saint History and Doctrine in Honor of Richard Lloyd Anderson, 175–218. Edited by Richard Lloyd Anderson, Stephen D. Ricks, Donald W. Parry, and Andrew H. Hedges. Provo, UT: Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies, 2000.

 

John Gee, and Stephen D. Ricks. “Historical Plausibility: The Book of Abraham as a Case Study.” In The Historicity of the Scriptures, 63–98. Edited by Paul Y. Hoskisson. Provo, UT: Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University, 2001.

 

Kerry Muhlestein. “Assessing the Joseph Smith Papyri: An Introduction to the Historiography of Their Acquisitions, Translations, and Interpretation.” Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture 22 (2016): 17–49.

 

Kerry Muhlestein. “The Explanation Defying Book of Abraham.” In Anchored in Truth: Faithful Answers to Sincere Questions, 79–91. Edited by Laura H. Hales. Provo, UT: Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University, 2016.

 

Kerry Muhlestein, and John Gee. “An Egyptian Context for the Sacrifice of Abraham.” Journal of Book of Mormon and Other Restoration Scripture 20, no. 2 (2011): 70–77.

 

Kerry Muhlestein. “The Religious and Cultural Background of Joseph Smith Papyrus I.” The Journal of Book of Mormon and Other Restoration Scripture 22, no. 1 (2013): 20–33.