Books, Articles, and Transcripts

 Neal Maxwell Institute (links)

   Journal Articles

  • “Preservation, Restoration, Reformation,” Studies in The Bible and Antiquity vol. 7 (2015)
  • “Classics from the Past: Literary Style Used in Book of Mormon Insured Accurate Translation,” Journal of the Book of Mormon and Other Restoration Scripture 20/1 (2011)
  • “Beyond Politics,” Mormon Studies Review 23/1 (2011
  • “Worthy of Another Look: Classics from the Past: The Book of Mormon: A Minimal Statement,” Journal of the Book of Mormon and Other Restoration Scripture 19/1 (2010)
  • “Worthy of Another Look: The Early Christian Prayer Circle,” Journal of the Book of Mormon and Other Restoration Scripture 19/2 (2010)
  • “The Early Christian Prayer Circle: Sidebar, Minutes of the Second Council of Nicaea in AD 787,” Journal of the Book of Mormon and Other Restoration Scripture 19/2 (2010)
  • “The Early Christian Prayer Circle: Sidebar, Coptic Liturgical Text,” Journal of the Book of Mormon and Other Restoration Scripture 19/2 (2010)
  • “From the Dead Sea Scrolls (1QS),” Studies in the Bible and Antiquity vol. 2 (2010)
  • “Approach to John Gee, Guide to the Joseph Smith Papyri,” FARMS Review of Books 13/2 (2001)
  • “Temples Everywhere,” Temples Everywhere (2000)
  • “La Fede di un Osservatore – Conversazioni con Hugh Nibley,” La Fede di un Osservatore – Conversazioni con Hugh Nibley (Italian Translation of the Nibley film “Faith of an Observer”) (1997)
  • “Irenaeus,” Irenaeus (1989)
  • Hugh Nibley, and Louis Midgley, “Nibley the Scholar,” Nibley the Scholar (1974)
  • “Writing and Publication in Graduate School,” Writing and Publication in Graduate School (1966)
  • “Israel’s Neighbors,” Israel’s Neighbors (1965)
  • “Nobody to Blame (1960),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “The Early Christian Church in the Light of Some Newly Discovered Papyri from Egypt [Paper] (1964),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “The Philosophical Implications of Automation (1964),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “On the Pearl of Great Price [Paper] (1965),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Brigham Young as an Educator (1967),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Brigham Young as a Theologian [Paper] (1967),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Conflict in the Churches between the God of the Bible and the God of the Philosophers [Paper] (1979),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “The God of the Philosophers [Paper] (1979),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Judging and Prejudging the Book of Abraham [Paper] (1979),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “The Word of Wisdom: A Commentary on D&C 89 [Paper] (1979),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “The Book of Mormon and the Ruins: The Main Issues [Paper] (1980),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “It Takes All Kinds (1980),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “The Three Facsimiles from the Book of Abraham [Paper] (1980),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Evolution: A Convenient Fiction (1981),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “The Prophetic Book of Mormon (1981),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Church History [Paper] (1984),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Hugh Nibley Prayer: Devotional Assembly (1984),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Humanism and the Gospel (1984),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Intre-Ancient Records (1984),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Jerusalem’s Formula for Peace (1984),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Pearl of Great Price Papyri (1984),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Plato’s Athens (1984),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Questions on Authority and Passages for Discussion, The Apostasy [Paper] (1984),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Some Significant Statements by Leading Scientists on the Scope of Scientific Authority [Paper] (1984),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “We Will Still Weep For Zion (1984),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Acclamatio (Never Cry Mob) [Paper] (1985),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “An Age of Discovery (1985),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Approach to Facsimile II [Transcript] (1985),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Brigham Young as a Statesman (1985),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • Hugh Nibley, and FARMS Staff, “Documentary Transcript of “The Faith of an Observer—Conversations with Hugh Nibley” [Study Aid] (1985),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Peter (1985),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Stewardship of the Air (1989),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “A House of Glory [Transcript] (1993),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Figure 6 of Facsimile 2 [Transcript] (1995),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Patriarcat et Matriarcat [French Translation] (1996),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Abraham’s Creation Drama [Transcript] (1999),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Eduard Meyer’s Comparison of Mohammed and Joseph Smith (1999),” FARMS Preliminary Reports
  • “Larson Memo (1999),” FARMS Preliminary Reports

   Transcripts

  • A House of Glory
  • Abraham’s Temple Drama
  • Apocryphal Writings and Teachings of the Dead Sea Scrolls
  • Archaeology and Our Religion
  • Baptism for the Dead in Ancient Times
  • Before Adam
  • Beyond Politics
  • Bibliography of Hugh Winder Nibley’s Work, Secondary Material about Him, and Reviews of His Work
  • Censoring the Joseph Smith Story
  • Christian Envy of the Temple
  • Church History
  • Conflict in the Churches Between the God of the Bible and the God of the Philosophers
  • Dark Days in Jerusalem The Lachish Letters and the Book of Mormon
  • Early Accounts of Jesus’ Childhood
  • Enoch the Prophet
  • Evangelium Quadraginta Dierum: The Forty-day Mission of Christ-The Forgotten Heritage
  • Figure 6 of Facsimile 2
  • How to Get Rich
  • Jerusalem: In Early Christianity
  • Judging and Prejudging the Book of Abraham
  • Leaders to Managers: The Fatal Shift
  • New Approaches to Book of Mormon Study
  • No, Ma’am, That’s Not History
  • On the Pearl of Great Price
  • Patriarchy and Matriarchy
  • The Book of Mormon: Forty Years After
  • The Dead Sea Scrolls: Some Questions and Answers
  • The Early Christian Church in the Light of Some Newly Discovered Papyri from Egypt
  • The Early Christian Prayer Circle
  • The Facsimiles of the Book of Abraham
  • The Meaning of The Kirtland Egyptian Papers
  • The Meaning of the Temple
  • The Passing of the Primitive Church: Forty Variations on an Unpopular Theme
  • The Prophetic Book of Mormon
  • To Open the Last Dispensation: Moses Chapter 1
  • Warfare and the Book of Mormon
  • Word of Wisdom: Commentary on D&C 89
  • Work We Must, But the Lunch is Free

 Books Online

 Abraham in Egypt:

  • Key to Abbreviations
  • Foreword
  • Editor’s Preface
  • Author’s Preface to the First Edition
  • The Book of Abraham and the Book of the Dead
  • Joseph Smith and the Sources
  • Joseph Smith and the Critics
  • Setting the Stage—The World of Abraham
  • The Rivals
  • Pharaoh and Abraham: Where Is Thy Glory?
  • The Sacrifice of Isaac
  • The Sacrifice of Sarah
  • All the Court’s a Stage: Facsimile 3, a Royal Mumming
  • A Pioneer Mother
  • The Trouble with Ham
  • The Deseret Connection
  • Conclusion: A Rough Recapitulation

An Approach to the Book of Abraham

  • Illustrations
    Key to Abbreviations
    Editor’s Introduction: Hugh Nibley and the Joseph Smith Papyri
    By John Gee
    As Things Stand at the Moment
    Challenge and Response
    Qualified for What?
    Facsimile 1: A Unique Document
    Facsimile 1: By the Figures
    The Unknown Abraham
    The New Abraham
    Judging and Prejudging the Book of Abraham
    What, Exactly, Is the Purpose and Significance of the Facsimiles in the Book of Abraham?
    The Facsimiles of the Book of Abraham: A Response
    The Meaning of the Kirtland Egyptian Papers
    Conclusion: Taking Stock
    Appendix: “A New Look at the Pearl of Great Price”
    Index of Passages
    Index of Subjects

An Approach to the Book of Mormon

  • Foreword to the First Edition
  • Preface to the First Edition
  • Preface to the 1964 Edition
  • Part 1: The Changing Scene
  • Introduction to an Unknown Book
  • A Time for Reexamination
  • Part 2: Lehi’s World
  • An Auspicious Beginning
  • Lehi as a Representative Man
  • Part 3: Lehi’s Affairs
  • The Jews and the Caravan Trade
  • Lehi and the Arabs
  • Dealings with Egypt
  • Part 4: The Doomed City
  • Politics in Jerusalem
  • Escapade in Jerusalem
  • Portrait of Laban
  • Part 5: The Meaning of the Wilderness
  • The Flight into the Wilderness
  • The Pioneer Tradition and the True Church
  • Churches in the Wilderness
  • Part 6: The Dead Sea Scrolls and the Book of Mormon
  • Unwelcome Voices from the Dust
  • Qumran and the Waters of Mormon
  • The Apocrypha and the Book of Mormon
  • A Strange Order of Battle
  • Part 7: Life in the Desert
  • Man Versus Nature
  • Man Versus Man
  • Lehi’s Dream
  • Lehi the Poet—A Desert Idyll
  • Part 8: Ties Between the Old World and the New
  • Proper Names in the Book of Mormon
  • Old World Ritual in the New World
  • Ezekiel 37:15—23 As Evidence for the Book of Mormon
  • Some Test Cases from the Book of Ether
  • Strange Ships and Shining Stones (A Not So Fantastic Story)
  • Part 9: A Lost and a Fallen People
  • The Way of the “Intellectuals”
  • The Way of the Wicked
  • The Nature of Book of Mormon Society
  • Strategy for Survival
  • Appendix: The Archaeological Problem
  • Key to Abbreviations

Apostles and Bishops in Early Christianity

  • Editor’s Preface
    By John F. Hall, John W. Welch
    Overview
    By John F. Hall, John W. Welch, Joseph Ponczoch
    The Waxing and Waning of the “Consensus”
    An Apostle Is Not the Same as a Bishop
    When Bishops Became the Highest Officers in the Church
    Seeing James as the Presiding Bishop of the Church
    The Bishop as an Office in the Lower Priesthood
    Dependence on Jewish Sources for Church Practices Relevant to the Bishop
    The Jewish and Worldly Origins of the Office and Title of Bishop
    Changes in the Office of Bishop
    Roman Origin of a Divine Office?
    The Importance of Each Bishop Becomes Tied to the Prominence of His City
    The Fight for Power
    In Search of a General Authority
    The Glories (and Duties?) of a Bishop
    Are the Council and the Synod the Apostolic Voice?
    The Gospel of Bigness and Power
    In Search of a Missing Link
    Questions about the Account of the Ordination of Clement as a Bishop
    Finding (or Not Finding) the Bishop (or Bishops) of Rome
    Strife over the Elections of the Bishop of Rome
    The Establishment of an Episcopal Hierarchy and College of Cardinals
    The Roman Role and the Big Four
    The Double Apostolate: Peter and Paul
    Clement to the Corinthians—Proof of Roman Supremacy?
    The Leading Role the Roman Church Did Not Play
    Establishing a Connection with Peter—A Return to Matthew 16:18
    Emperors, Popes, Synods, and Rome
    Claims of Apostolic Succession
    The Argument of Diffusion
    Editors’ Postscript
    Index

Approaching Zion

  • Key to Abbreviations
  • Foreword
  • Our Glory or Our Condemnation
  • What is Zion? A Distant View
  • Zeal Without Knowledge
  • Gifts
  • Deny Not the Gifts of God
  • How Firm a Foundation! What Makes It So
  • How to Get Rich
  • Work We Must, but the Lunch Is Free
  • But What Kind of Work?
  • Funeral Address
  • Three Degrees of Righteousness from the Old Testament
  • We Will Still Weep for Zion
  • Breakthroughs I Would Like to See
  • Change out of Control
  • Law of Consecration
  • The Utopians
  • Goods of First and Second Intent
  • The Meaning of the Atonement
  • Book of Mormon Authorship: New Light on Ancient Origins:
  • Two Shots in the Dark

Brother Brigham Challenges the Saints

  • Key to Abbreviations
  • Foreword
  • Man’s Dominion, or Subduing the Earth
  • Brigham Young on the Environment
  • Stewardship of the Air
  • Promised Lands
  • In the Party, but Not of the Party
  • Brigham Young as a Statesman
  • Brigham Young and the Enemy
  • The Uses and Abuses of Patriotism
  • Renounce War, or a Substitute for Victory
  • If There Must Needs Be Offense
  • Warfare and the Book of Mormon
  • The Day of the Amateur
  • Educating the Saints
  • More Brigham Young on Education
  • Mediocre Meditations on the Media
  • Criticizing the Brethren
  • Brigham Young as a Leader
  • Leaders to Managers: The Fatal Shift
  • Exemplary Manhood
  • Echoes and Evidences of the Book of Mormon:
  • Appendix: Echoes and Evidences from the Writings of Hugh Nibley

Eloquent Witness

  • Illustrations
    Key to Abbreviations
    Foreword
    By Stephen D. Ricks
    Some Very Vital Statistics
    An Intellectual Autobiography
    Hugh Nibley: The Faithful Scholar
    Nibliography
    A Conversation with Hugh Nibley
    Hugh Nibley and Kimball Hansen: Candidates for the “Search Society”
    A Legendary Passion for Books and Languages
    Nibley Talks about Contemporary Issues
    Review of Our Book of Mormon
    Review of The Ancient World
    Review of History of Syria
    Review of Near Eastern Culture and Society
    Review of The Torment of Secrecy
    Foreword to Learn Greek through the New Testament
    Foreword to Working toward Zion
    The Christmas Quest
    Nobody to Blame
    Dear Sterling
    The Faith of an Observer: Conversations with Hugh Nibley
    Not to Worry
    The Last Days, Then and Now
    The Word of Wisdom: A Commentary on Doctrine and Covenants 89
    A Commentary on the Gospel of Matthew
    Turning the Time Over to . . . Priesthood
    Tribute to Krešimir Ćosić
    Graveside Service Address for Joel Erik Myres
    The Greatness of Egypt
    Meanings and Functions of Temples
    A House of Glory
    On the Sacred and the Symbolic
    Assembly and Atonement
    Abraham’s Temple Drama
    Temples Everywhere
    Index of Passages
    Index of Subjects

Enoch the Prophet

  • Foreword
  • Enoch the Prophet
  • The Enoch Figure
  • The Book of Enoch as a Theodicy
  • A Strange Thing in the Land: The Return of the Book of Enoch—Part 1
  • A Strange Thing in the Land: The Return of the Book of Enoch—Part 2

Expressions of Faith: Testimonies of Latter-day Saint Scholars

  • Not to Worry

King Benjamin’s Speech Made Simple:

  • Assembly and Atonement

King Benjamin’s Speech: “That Ye May Learn Wisdom”:

  • Assembly and Atonement

Lehi in the Desert; The World of the Jaredites; There Were Jaredites

  • Key to Abbreviations
  • Foreword to the 1952 Edition
  • Introduction to the 1988 Edition
  • The Troubled Orient
  • Men of the East
  • Into the Desert
  • Desert Ways and Places
  • The City and the Sand
  • Lehi the Winner
  • A Twilight World
  • Departure
  • Jared on the Steppes
  • Jaredite Culture: Splendor and Shame
  • They Take Up the Sword
  • A Permanent Heritage
  • The Heroic Age
  • Egypt Revisited
  • The Babylonian Background
  • Epic Milieu in the Old Testament
  • Our Own People
  • Appendix 1: East Coast or West Coast?
  • Appendix 2: How Far to Cumorah?

Mormonism and Early Christianity

  • Foreword
  • Early Accounts of Jesus’ Childhood
  • Evangelium Quadraginta Dierum: The Forty-day Mission of Christ
  • The Early Christian Prayer Circle
  • Baptism for the Dead in Ancient Times
  • The Passing of the Primitive Church: Forty Variations on an Unpopular Theme
  • The Way of the Church
  • Jerusalem: In Early Christianty
  • What Is a Temple?
  • Christian Envy of the Temple
  • Key to Abbreviations

Old Testament and Related Studies

  • Foreword
  • Sources and Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • Historicity of the Bible
  • Archaeology and Our Religion
  • Myths and the Scriptures
  • Before Adam
  • Patriarchy and Matriarchy
  • Unrolling the Scrolls—Some Forgotten Witnesses
  • Treasures in the Heavens
  • Great Are the Words of Isaiah
  • More Voices from the Dust
  • The Dead Sea Scrolls: Some Questions and Answers
  • Qumran and the Companions of the Cave: The Haunted Wilderness

One Eternal Round

  • Illustrations
    Key to Abbreviations
    Preface
    By Michael D. Rhodes
    Introduction
    By Michael D. Rhodes
    The Critics
    What Is the Problem?
    Dispensations and Axial Times
    Myth, Ritual, and History
    Abraham and the Great Year-Rite
    What Is a Hypocephalus?
    Reading the Hypocephalus: Part 1, Figures 1–4, 22–23
    Reading the Hypocephalus: Part 2, Figures 5–21
    The Ascension Dramas
    Jewel of Discernment
    Joseph Smith, Hermetic Tradition, and the Hypocephalus
    The Kabbala
    Alexander the Great
    Nimrod
    Geometry
    Appendix 1: Facsimile 1 and Facsimile 3
    Appendix 2: Facsimile 2
    Appendix 3: Church Historian’s copy
    Appendix 4: Wien 253 a/2
    Appendix 5: Leiden AMS 62
    Appendix 6: Brussels E 6319 (Meux)
    Appendix 7: Nash hypocephalus
    Index of Passages
    Index of Subjects

Since Cumorah

  • Foreword to the 1967 Edition
  • Preface
  • “. . . There Can Be No More Bible.”
  • A New Age of Discovery
  • The Illusive Primitive Church
  • “. . . But Unto Them It Is Not Given”
  • The Bible in the Book of Mormon
  • Strange Things Strangely Told
  • Checking on Long-Forgotten Lore
  • “Forever Tentative . . .”
  • Some Fairly Foolproof Tests
  • Prophets in the Wilderness
  • A Rigorous Test: Military History
  • Good People and Bad People
  • Prophecy in the Book of Mormon: The Three Periods
  • Momentary Conclusion
  • Appendix
  • Key to Abbreviations

Teachings of the Book of Mormon: Semester 1

  • Lecture 1: Introduction
  • Lecture 2: Introduction
  • Lecture 3: Introduction
  • Lecture 4: Introduction
  • Lecture 5: (Jeremiah)
  • Lecture 6: 1 Nephi 1; Jeremiah 29
  • Lecture 7: 1 Nephi 1; Jeremiah
  • Lecture 8: 1 Nephi
  • Lecture 9: 1 Nephi 1-3, 15
  • Lecture 10: (Dead Sea Scrolls)
  • Lecture 11: 1 Nephi 4-7
  • Lecture 12: 1 Nephi 8-11
  • Lecture 13: 1 Nephi 12-14
  • Lecture 14: 1 Nephi 15-16
  • Lecture 15: 1 Nephi 17-19, 22
  • Lecture 16: 2 Nephi 1-4
  • Lecture 17: 2 Nephi 2
  • Lecture 18: 2 Nephi 3-8
  • Lecture 19: 2 Nephi 9
  • Lecture 20: 2 Nephi 25
  • Lecture 21: 2 Nephi 25-28
  • Lecture 22: 2 Nephi 29-31
  • Lecture 23: 2 Nephi 32-33; Jacob 1-2
  • Lecture 24: Jacob 3-4
  • Lecture 25: Jacob 5-7; Enos
  • Lecture 26: Enos; Jarom; Omni
  • Lecture 27: Omni; Words of Mormon; Mosiah 1
  • Lecture 28: Mosiah 1-2
  • Lecture 29: Mosiah 3-5

Teachings of the Book of Mormon: Semester 2

  • Lecture 30: Mosiah 6
  • Lecture 31: Mosiah 7
  • Lecture 32: Mosiah 8-10
  • Lecture 33: Mosiah 10-11
  • Lecture 34: Mosiah 12-14
  • Lecture 35: Mosiah 15-16
  • Lecture 36: Mosiah 16-18
  • Lecture 37: Mosiah 19-20
  • Lecture 38: Mosiah 20-23
  • Lecture 39: Mosiah 23-26
  • Lecture 40: Mosiah 26-27
  • Lecture 41: Mosiah 27-29
  • Lecture 42: Mosiah 29-Alma 1
  • Lecture 43: Alma 1-2
  • Lecture 44: Alma 2-3
  • Lecture 45: Alma 4-5
  • Lecture 46: Alma 5
  • Lecture 47: Alma 5-10
  • Lecture 48: Alma 10-12
  • Lecture 49: Alma 12-14
  • Lecture 50: Alma 14-17
  • Lecture 51: Alma 17-19
  • Lecture 52: Alma 19-22
  • Lecture 53: Alma 23-27
  • Lecture 54: Alma 30-31
  • Lecture 55: Alma 32-35
  • Lecture 56: Alma 36-41

Teachings of the Book of Mormon: Semester 3

  • Lecture 57: Alma 45
  • Lecture 58: A Review
  • Lecture 59: Alma 46
  • Lecture 60: Alma 46
  • Lecture 61: Alma 46
  • Lecture 62: Alma 46
  • Lecture 63: Alma 47
  • Lecture 64: Alma 47
  • Lecture 65: Alma 48
  • Lecture 66: Alma 48
  • Lecture 67: Alma 48-49
  • Lecture 68: Alma 49-50
  • Lecture 69: Alma 49-52
  • Lecture 70: Alma 52-54
  • Lecture 71: Alma 54-57
  • Lecture 72: Alma 57-61
  • Lecture 73: Alma 62-Helaman 1
  • Lecture 74: Helaman 1-3
  • Lecture 75: Helaman 3-6
  • Lecture 76: Helaman 6
  • Lecture 77: Helaman 6
  • Lecture 78: Helaman 6-10
  • Lecture 79: Helaman 11-13
  • Lecture 80: Helaman 13-3 Nephi 2
  • Lecture 81: 3 Nephi 3-5
  • Lecture 82: 3 Nephi 6-7
  • Lecture 83: 3 Nephi 8-11
  • Lecture 84: 3 Nephi 11-15
  • Lecture 85: 3 Nephi 16-20

Teachings of the Book of Mormon: Semester 4:

  • Lecture 86: 3 Nephi 6
  • Lecture 87: 3 Nephi 6
  • Lecture 88: 3 Nephi 6-7
  • Lecture 89: 3 Nephi 7-8
  • Lecture 90: 3 Nephi 9
  • Lecture 91: 3 Nephi 9-10
  • Lecture 92: 3 Nephi
  • Lecture 93: 3 Nephi; Psalm 19
  • Lecture 94: 3 Nephi 9-13
  • Lecture 95: 3 Nephi 11-17
  • Lecture 96: 3 Nephi 11-19
  • Lecture 97: 3 Nephi 11
  • Lecture 98: 3 Nephi 11
  • Lecture 99: 3 Nephi 12-14
  • Lecture 100: 3 Nephi 15-18
  • Lecture 101: 3 Nephi 19–4 Nephi 1
  • Lecture 102: 4 Nephi 1
  • Lecture 103: 4 Nephi 1
  • Lecture 104: 4 Nephi 1:27–Mormon 2
  • Lecture 105: Mormon 2-5
  • Lecture 106: Mormon 1-5
  • Lecture 107: Mormon 8-9
  • Lecture 108: Mormon 9
  • Lecture 109: Ether 1-2
  • Lecture 110: Ether 7-14
  • Lecture 111: Ether 2-8
  • Lecture 112: Moroni 1-10

Temple and Cosmos:

  • Temple Articles in Other Volumes of the Collected Works of Hugh Nibley
  • Key to Abbreviations
  • Foreword
  • The Meaning of the Temple
  • Return to the Temple
  • Sacred Vestments
  • The Circle and the Square
  • The Expanding Gospel
  • Rediscovery of the Apocrypha and the Book of Mormon
  • Apocryphal Writings and Teachings of the Dead Sea Scrolls
  • The Terrible Questions
  • One Eternal Round: The Hermetic Vision
  • Do Religion and History Conflict?
  • Genesis of the Written Word
  • Science Fiction and the Gospel
  • The Best Possible Test
  • Some Notes on Cultural Diversity in the Universal Church
  • From the Earth upon Which Thou Standest
  • Foreword to Eugene England’s Book

The Ancient State:

  • Key to Abbreviations
  • Foreword
  • The Arrow, the Hunter, and the State
  • Tenting, Toll, and Taxing
  • The Hierocentric State
  • Sparsiones
  • The Unsolved Loyalty Problem: Our Western Heritage
  • Victoriosa Loquacitas: The Rise of Rhetoric and the Decline of Everything Else
  • How to Have a Quiet Campus, Antique Style
  • New Light on Scaliger
  • Three Shrines: Mantic, Sophic, and Sophistic
  • Paths That Stray: Some Notes on Sophic and Mantic – Part 1
  • Paths That Stray: Some Notes on Sophic and Mantic – Part 2
  • Paths That Stray: Some Notes on Sophic and Mantic – Part 3
  • Paths That Stray: Some Notes on Sophic and Mantic – Part 4
  • The Disciple as Scholar: Essays on Scripture and the Ancient World in Honor of Richard Lloyd Anderson:
  • The Last Days, Then and Now

The Message of the Joseph Smith Papyri

  • Illustrations
    Key to Abbreviations
    Introduction to the Second Edition
    By John Gee
    Explanation
    Chapter 1: What Manner of Document?
    Chapter 2: Reproduction and Translation of Joseph Smith Papyri XI and X
    Chapter 3: Translated Correctly?
    Chapter 4: A More Complete Text of the Book of Breathings
    Commentary – Part 1: The Nature and Purpose of the Book of Breathings
    Commentary – Part 2: Initiation Rites and Entering the Temple
    Commentary – Part 3: The Creation (Resurrection) of Man
    Commentary – Part 4: The Garden Story
    Commentary – Part 5: The Long Road Back
    Commentary – Part 6: The Fearful Passage
    Commentary – Part 7: Culmination and Conclusion
    Appendix 1: From the Dead Sea Scrolls (1QS)
    Appendix 2: From the Odes of Solomon
    Appendix 3: The Pearl
    Appendix 4: From the Pistis Sophia
    Appendix 5: Cyril of Jerusalem’s Lectures on the Ordinances
    Appendix 6: From the Gospel of Philip

The Prophetic Book of Mormon:

  • Key to Abbreviations
  • Foreword
  • The Stick of Judah
  • Columbus and Revelation
  • New Approaches to Book of Mormon Study
  • Kangaroo Court
  • Just Another Book?
  • The Grab Bag
  • What Frontier, What Camp Meeting?
  • The Comparative Method
  • The Boy Nephi in Jerusalem
  • Literary Style Used in Book of Mormon Insured Accurate Translation
  • The Book of Mormon: True or False?
  • Howlers in the Book of Mormon
  • The Mormon View of the Book of Mormon
  • Ancient Temples: What Do They Signify?
  • Bar-Kochba and Book of Mormon Backgrounds
  • Churches in the Wilderness
  • Freemen and King-men in the Book of Mormon
  • The Lachish Letters
  • Christ Among the Ruins
  • The Prophetic Book of Mormon
  • Scriptural Perspectives on How to Survive the Calamities of the Last Days
  • Last Call: An Apocalyptic Warning from the Book of Mormon
  • The Book of Mormon: Forty Years After
  • The Temple in Time and Eternity:
  • Abraham’s Temple Drama

The World and the Prophets:

  • Foreword
  • How Will It Be When None More Saith ‘I Saw’?
  • A Prophet’s Reward
  • Prophets and Preachers
  • Prophets and Scholars
  • Prophets and Philosophers
  • Prophets and Creeds
  • The Prophets and the Search for God
  • Prophets and Gnostics
  • The Schools and the Prophets
  • St. Augustine and the Great Transition
  • A Substitute for Revelation
  • Prophets and Mystics
  • Rhetoric and Revelation
  • Prophets and Reformers
  • The Prophets and the Open Mind
  • Prophets and Miracles
  • Prophets and Ritual
  • Easter and the Prophets
  • Two Ways to Remember the Dead
  • Prophets and Martyrs
  • The Ancient Law of Liberty
  • Prophets and Crisis
  • The Prophets and Scripture
  • The Book of Mormon as a Witness
  • Prophecy and Tradition
  • The Prophets and the Plan of Life
  • A Prophetic Event
  • Prophecy and Office
  • What Makes a True Church?
  • Prophets and Glad Tidings
  • The Doctors’ Dilemma
  • The Return of the Prophets?

Tinkling Cymbals and Sounding Brass:

  • Foreword
  • No, Ma’am, That’s Not History: A Brief Review of Mrs. Brodie’s Reluctant Vindication of a Prophet She Seeks to Expose
  • A Note on F. M. Brodie
  • Censoring the Joseph Smith Story
  • The Myth Makers Part 1, Scene i
  • The Myth Makers Part 1, Scene ii
  • The Myth Makers Part 1, Scene iii
  • The Myth Makers Part 2, Scene i
  • The Myth Makers Part 2, Scene ii
  • The Myth Makers Part 3
  • Sounding Brass Introduction
  • Sounding Brass Part 1
  • Sounding Brass Part 2
  • Sounding Brass Part 3
  • Sounding Brass Part 4
  • Sounding Brass Part 5
  • To All the World: The Book of Mormon Articles from the Encyclopedia of Mormonism:
  • Near Eastern Background of the Book of Mormon
  • Warfare in the Book of Mormon:
  • Warfare and the Book of Mormon
  • When the Lights Went Out: Three Studies on the Ancient Apostasy:
  • Abbreviations
  • The Passing of the Primitive Church: Forty Variations on an Unpopular Theme
  • Evangelium quadraginta dierum: The Forty-Day Mission of Christ—The Forgotten Heritage
  • Christian Envy of the Temple
  • Index

When the Lights Went Out

  • Abbreviations
    The Passing of the Primitive Church: Forty Variations on an Unpopular Theme
    Evangelium quadraginta dierum: The Forty-Day Mission of Christ—The Forgotten Heritage
    Christian Envy of the Temple
    Index

   Journal of the Book of Mormon

  • Classics from the Past: Literary Style Used in Book of Mormon Insured Accurate Translation
  • The Early Christian Prayer Circle: Sidebar, Coptic Liturgical Text
  • The Early Christian Prayer Circle: Sidebar, Minutes of the Second Council of Nicaea in AD 787
  • Worthy of Another Look: Classics from the Past: The Book of Mormon: A Minimal Statement
  • Worthy of Another Look: Classics from the Past: The Early Christian Prayer Circle
  • Studies in the Bible and Antiquity
  • From the Dead Sea Scrolls (1QS) (Volume 2)