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The Interpretation of Scripture
|Title||The Interpretation of Scripture|
|Publication Type||Magazine Article|
|Year of Publication||1887|
|Magazine||The Latter Day Saints' Millennial Star|
|Date Published||31 January 1887|
|Keywords||Another Testament of Jesus Christ; Book of Mormon; Intertextuality; Plain and Precious Truths|
Peter teaches that prophecy is not to be interpreted privately. In spite of this counsel many have done so causing discord and contention. The Book of Mormon says that many of the plain and precious truths have been taken out of the Bible. A comparison of scriptures will provide an accurate understanding of difficult passages.
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