being a skeptical look at Joseph Smith's opus
Version 2.1 dated 9/4/98
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Words of Mormon
Most of the New Testament quotations are cross-referenced. If you click on the hyperlinked note number next to the Bible quotation, you will be able to see other places in the Book of Mormon where the same verse or Bible book is used. For example, the verse below is from I Nephi. If you click on the note number () next to Revelation 7:9, you will get a list of all other places in the Book of Mormon where Revelation 7:9 is quoted.
|5:18 That these plates of brass should go forth unto all 1nations, kindreds, tongues, and people who were of his seed.|| Revelation 7:9: ...all nations, and kindreds, and people, and tongues...|