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Bible Quotations in the Book of Mormon; and Reasonableness of Nephi's Prophecies
|Title||Bible Quotations in the Book of Mormon; and Reasonableness of Nephi's Prophecies|
|Publication Type||Magazine Article|
|Year of Publication||1904|
|Date Published||January 1904|
|Keywords||3 Nephi; Book of Mormon Translation; Gospel of Matthew; Joseph Smith Translation; Sermon on the Mount|
This article discusses the close similarities between the Sermon on the Mount in Matthew 5-7 and in 3 Nephi 12-14, and suggests that Joseph Smith used the available language of the New Testament to ease the burden of translating.
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