In part two of the Book of Abraham masterclass, Kerry Muhlestein deep dives into the latter-day background of the Book of Abraham as well underscores the teachings found therein.
1. How the papyri arrive in Kirtland and how Joseph Smith translates them.
2. Stories from Nauvoo and how the Book of Abraham became apart of The Pearl of Great Price.
3. The significance of the characters found on the papyri fragments from the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
4. Spiritual teachings and eternal truths contained within the Book of Abraham.
Total Duration: 1 hour 52 minutes
The Papyri Arrive
How the Papyri Get to Kirtland00:11:25
Translating in Kirtland
How Joseph Smith Translates00:10:14
The Source of the Translation00:12:16
What Was Translated When00:15:18
The Nauvoo Period
Stories From Nauvoo00:09:16
Publishing in the Times and Seasons00:06:37
The Pearl of Great Price00:03:39
What Happened to the Papyri00:07:24
Testing the Hypothesis00:07:31
Teachings of the Book of Abraham