You are here
|Title||More Light on Who Wrote the Title Page|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2001|
|Authors||Williams, Clyde J.|
|Journal||Journal of Book of Mormon Studies|
|Keywords||Authorship; Mormon; Moroni; Title Page|
The title page of the Book of Mormon was most likely written by Moroni, but in recent years scholars have suggested that Mormon, Moroni’s father, may have written the first six lines of the title page, with Moroni writing the rest. However, a more indepth analysis of the text on that page and the specific language that is used provides evidence supporting the notion that the title page was, in fact, written solely by Moroni.
Items in the BMC Archive are made publicly available for non-commercial, private use. Inclusion within the BMC Archive does not imply endorsement. Items do not represent the official views of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints or of Book of Mormon Central.