Textual Similarities in the Words of Abinadi and Alma's Counsel to Corianton


Textual Similarities in the Words of Abinadi and Alma's Counsel to Corianton

TitleTextual Similarities in the Words of Abinadi and Alma's Counsel to Corianton
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2012
AuthorsHilton, III, John
JournalBYU Studies
Volume51
Issue2
Pagination39-60
KeywordsAbinadi; Alma the Younger; Corianton (Son of Alma); Prophet
Abstract

John Hilton examines textual similarities between two texts found in the Book of Mormon: the words of Abinadi in Mosiah 12–17 and the words of Alma the Younger in Alma 39–42. Hilton used both human-based and computer-based techniques to search for textual matches.