I have recently been informed there is another voice in the discussion of evidence of the Joseph Smith papyri and Egyptian translation and hieroglyphics. Jason… Read More »Backyard Professor: 050: Another Surprise Live! A New Voice in Book of Abraham Evidences!
Kerry Muhlestein’s brand new article in the magazine “LDS Living” is an entirely faith promoting, and most unfortunately entirely misleading article for the unwary and… Read More »Backyard Professor: 049: SPECIAL LIVE!: Getting Clear on the Joseph Smith Papyri: Kerry Muhlestein
THIS PODCAST TAKES ABOUT 1/2 A MINUTE TO BEGIN. All 2 hours of it is here, thanks for your patience. Paul Osborne has been sharing… Read More »Backyard Professor: 048: The Incredible Book of Abraham Scholarship of Paul Osborne
I discuss the astronomy in Facsimile #2 and show the relationship of the hieroglyphs and facsimiles in a stunning way in this one, something most… Read More »Backyard Professor: 047: Getting Clear on the Joseph Smith Papyri, Astronomy in the Facsimile # 2
Backyard Professor:046: Getting Clear on the J.S. Papyri: Astronomy & Facsimile 2 in Book of Abraham
I discuss the astronomy of Fac 2, where it came from, and how Joseph Smith understood the astronomy of the ancients as presented by Dan… Read More »Backyard Professor:046: Getting Clear on the J.S. Papyri: Astronomy & Facsimile 2 in Book of Abraham
Steve Smoot has written a book review of Dan Vogel’s book “Book of Abraham Apologetics.” I explore the ramifications of Smoot’s less than stellar and… Read More »Backyard Professor: 045: Getting Clear on the Joseph Smith Papyri, Steve Smoot Review of Dan Vogel
I discuss the significant overview of Mormon Apologist/Scholar Michael Dennis Rhodes and his over view of the strongest significant evidences in favor of the Book… Read More »Backyard Professor: 044: Getting Clear on Book of Abraham Facsimiles: Michael D. Rhodes Scholarship
Discussing the details of Kerry Muhlestein’s argument of the eyewitnesses to the papyri of the Book of Abraham.
I review a lot of materials of John Gee and how others have discovered he really manipulates evidence far too much in order to get… Read More »Backyard Professor: 042: Getting Clear on the Book of Abraham: John Gee and His Weak Apologetics
The Book of Abraham has been defended by John Gee more than other LDS/Mormon apologists, and his defense is the most prolific, yet weakest. I discuss that here.
I explore the literalness of Joseph Smith and Kevin Barney’s Semitic Adaptation of the Facsimiles and Papyri theory and show that, while ingenious, it is… Read More »Backyard Professor: 040: Getting Clear on the Joseph Smith Papyri: Kevin Barney’s Semitic Argument
had computer issues. This is a test. I ended up sharing a lot about my personal life and had a great time answering question in… Read More »Backyard Professor: 039: Sorry about tonight
I describe how I quit being an apologist and why because of the evidence of the Book of Abraham papyri does not match up.
New info out this week on Facsimile #3 talking to Radio Free Mormon who asked me to look at the blog comments. I am giving… Read More »Backyard Professor: 037: On Facsimile #3 in Book of Abraham and J.S. Papyri
We are gonna talk about what is on your minds tonight.