An Approach to the Book of Mormon has ratings and 26 reviews. Pam said: Very interesting historical, linguistic, and cultural background thoughts abo. An Approach to the Book of Mormon by Hugh Nibley The World and the Prophets by Hugh Nibley Lehi in the Desert, The World of the Jaredites, There Were Ja. AN APPROACH TO THEBOOK OF MORMON by Hugh Nibley Third Edition John W. Welch General Editor (c) by Deseret Book.

Author: Faujinn Kazrall
Country: Niger
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Love
Published (Last): 7 November 2005
Pages: 360
PDF File Size: 10.85 Mb
ePub File Size: 5.8 Mb
ISBN: 461-9-62721-339-8
Downloads: 89476
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Meztile

It took me ages to read this book, it is really thick.

August 11, at 9: Free books by Hugh Nibley Sun Oct 04, 3: Why is it acceptable to identify Isaiah as a source and look at how that source is used in the Book of Mormon but not New Testament sources?

Stuff I never would have thought of too. August 9, at 8: Free books by Hugh Nibley Wed Feb 17, 9: When in this writer niibley a little treatise called Lehi in the Desert from limited materials then available in Utah, he had never knowingly set eyes on a real Arab.

Even the cornerstone of virtue, “He that is idle shall not ths the bread. Used to be a melchisedek priesthood manual for good reason. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. It seems to me to go thus. Inhis second book, entitled An Approach to the Book of Mormon, became the Melchizedek Priesthood course of study for the year. Books by Hugh Nibley Wed Mar 27, 9: Create a list of “those writings which you regard as most effectively representing your position with respect to philosophy matters in general and in particular the philosophy of religion” or “jot down a few paragraphs that epitimize” his [Nibley’s] position.


East Dane Designer Men’s Moormon. Took me a long time to get through, but Nibley’s cultural comparisons with old world carryovers found in the Book of Mormon present some very faith confirming arguments. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.

Finally, a word or two to pd: It means a lot to have my work taken so seriously!

An Approach to the Book of Abraham by Hugh Nibley

On the contrary, it is thanks to all the work on the Book of Mormon that has kf been done that a book like this was allowed to think in precisely this fashion.

Sometimes their reactions were not even to be anticipated. It only addresses the context of thw Book of Abraham, never delving into doctrine.

Just a word in response to justapunkkid: While preparing for the invasion, Hugh had visited several antiquarian bookstores in London—walking out with armloads of Arabic and Greek literary treasures.

Hey, every group has rules. Who can recommend the next one, the introductory one for me dc Well looking again, the local library does not have any Nibley books, not even Sgt Nibley, a;proach you might suspect. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Free books by Hugh Nibley Sat Aug 01, 3: Excellent insights and wonderful. August 8, at 5: Free books by Hugh Nibley Sat Aug 01, Learn more about Amazon Prime.

Be prepared to think like a genius because he must have been. It is for those who know them to speak of them, not for us. I’m still in awe normon he kept his tenure at BYU and was not exed by church leaders of nigley day.


Add To Cart Cancel. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

A New Nibley: An(Other) Approach to the Book of Mormon

If the answer is, well, because that is the way the Book of Mormon itself teaches us to read it, then I think we are in trouble. I really liked this, but definitely miss Nibley’s style. Post was not sent – check your email addresses! Or at least the text says so. August 7, at 5: What am I missing here?

An Approach to the Book of Mormon

Focusing exclusively on specific verses and passages that are seen as significant and important, or reading it only to read it without the mindset of learning something new from each reading and trying to understand what it is saying nbiley a narrative, destroys that on-going, evolving voice — and I am concerned that this has happened and is happening too frequently, especially for me when I fall into rote reading just to read or doctrinal proof-texting.

Free books by Hugh Nibley Fri May 10, 7: He has shown us that the Book of Mormon stands up well under close scrutiny. I care far more about what approah says to each reader who reads it in its entirety — and that it has said different things to me at various points in my life as I have read booo repeatedly.