"The Lamb of God" in Pre-Christian Texts

Title

"The Lamb of God" in Pre-Christian Texts

Book Title

Pressing Forward with the Book of Mormon: The FARMS Updates of the 1990s

Publication Type

Book

Chapter

11

Year of Publication

1999

Authors

Welch, John W. (Primary)

Editors

Welch, John W. (Secondary), and Thorne, Melvin J. (Secondary)

Pagination

40-42

Publisher

FARMS

City

Provo, UT

Keywords

Messiah

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Bibliographic Citation

Welch, John W. ""The Lamb of God" in Pre-Christian Texts" In Pressing Forward with the Book of Mormon: The FARMS Updates of the 1990s, Edited by Welch, John W., and Thorne, Melvin J. 40-42. Provo, UT: FARMS, 1999.

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Table of Contents

Book

Pressing Forward with the Book of Mormon: The FARMS Updates of the 1990s
Welch, John W.

69 Chapters

Four Suggestions on the Origin of the Name Nephi
Gee, John | pp. 1-5
Sariah in the Elephantine Papyri
Chadwick, Jeffrey R. | pp. 6-10
Nephi’s Jerusalem and Laban’s Sword
William J. Adams Jr. | pp. 11-13
The Workmanship Thereof Was Exceedingly Fine
Tvedtnes, John A. | pp. 14-16
Better That One Man Perish
Welch, John W. | pp. 17-19
Metal Plates and the Book of Mormon
William J. Hamblin | pp. 20-22
Lehi’s Jerusalem and Writing on Silver Plates
William J. Adams Jr. | pp. 23-26
More on the Silver Plates from Lehi’s Jerusalem
William J. Adams Jr. | pp. 27-28
A Visionary Man
Tvedtnes, John A. | pp. 29-31
Rod and Sword as the Word of God
Tvedtnes, John A. | pp. 32-39
"The Lamb of God" in Pre-Christian Texts
Welch, John W. | pp. 40-42
Further Light on Enallage
Barney, Kevin L. | pp. 43-48
Connections Between the Visions of Lehi and Nephi
Welch, John W. | pp. 49-53
The Exodus of Lehi Revisited
Johnson, Mark J. | pp. 54-58
The Book of Lehi and the Plates of Lehi
Sloan, David E. | pp. 59-62
Firstborn in the Wilderness
Tvedtnes, John A. | pp. 63-65
Sam: A Just and Holy Man
Haubrock, Ken | pp. 66-71
The Psalm of Nephi as a Post-Lehi Document
Welch, John W. | pp. 72-74
When Did Nephi Write the Small Plates
Welch, John W. | pp. 75-77
Why Nephi Wrote the Small Plates: Serving Practical Needs
Welch, John W. | pp. 78-80
Why Nephi Wrote the Small Plates: The Political Dimension
Welch, John W. | pp. 81-83
Sherem’s Accusations Against Jacob
Welch, John W. | pp. 84-87
The Hebrew Origin of Three Book of Mormon Place-Names
Ricks, Stephen D. | pp. 88-92
Sword of Laban as a Symbol of Divine Authority
Holbrook, Brett L. | pp. 93-96
Upon the Tower of Benjamin
Welch, John W. | pp. 97-99
Benjamin’s Tower and Old Testament Pillars
Welch, John W. | pp. 100-102
Unintentional Sin in Benjamin’s Discourse
Welch, John W. | pp. 103-106
On the Right or Left: Benjamin and the Scapegoat
Terry L. Szink | pp. 107-109
Democratizing Forces in King Benjamin’s Speech
Welch, John W. | pp. 110-126
As a Garment in a Hot Furnace
Tvedtnes, John A. | pp. 127-131
His Stewardship Was Fulfilled
Tvedtnes, John A. | pp. 132-134
Evidence for Tents in the Book of Mormon
Sorenson, John L. | pp. 135-138
Revisiting the Land of Jerusalem
Thomasson, Gordon C. | pp. 139-141
Blessing God after Eating One’s Fill
Angela M. Crowell | pp. 142-146
The Laws of Eshnunna and Nephite Economics
Welch, John W. | pp. 147-149
Notes on Korihor and Language
Clark, Robert E. | pp. 150-153
Cursing a Litigant with Speechlessness
Welch, John W. | pp. 154-156
Alma’s Use of State in the Book of Mormon
Allred, Philip A. | pp. 157-163
Cities and Lands in the Book of Mormon
Tvedtnes, John A. | pp. 164-168
Eyewitness Descriptions of Mesoamerican Swords
Roper, Matthew | pp. 169-176
New Technology and Ancient Voyages
Sorenson, John L. | pp. 177-179
Rollercoaster Economics
Welch, John W. | pp. 180-186
Challenging Conventional Views of Metal
Sorenson, John L. | pp. 187-189
Secret Combinations Revisited
Peterson, Daniel C. | pp. 190-195
The Marketplace
Wallace E. Hunt Jr | pp. 196-200
Hebraic Conditionals in the Book of Mormon
Skousen, Royal | pp. 201-203
"Thus Saith the Lord": Prophetic Language in Samuel’s Speech
Parry, Donald W. | pp. 204-207
More on the Hanging of Zemnarihah
Tvedtnes, John A. | pp. 208-210
Word Groups in the Book of Mormon
Tvedtnes, John A. | pp. 211-218
Another Note on the Three Days of Darkness
Gee, John | pp. 219-227
Two Notes on the Lord’s Prayer
Welch, John W. | pp. 228-230
Was There Leprosy Among the Nephites?
Sorenson, John L. | pp. 231-233
The Decline of the God Quetzalcoatl
Sorenson, John L. | pp. 234-236
Semitic Texts Written in Egyptian Characters
Ricks, Stephen D. | pp. 237-243
Two Notes on Egyptian Script
Gee, John | pp. 244-247
Old World People in the New
Sorenson, John L. | pp. 248-252
New Light on the Shining Stones of the Jaredites
Read, Nicholas | pp. 253-255
By Land or by Sea? Revisiting the Bering Straits
Christenson, Allen J. | pp. 256-258
Vikings, Iron, and the Book of Mormon
William J. Hamblin | pp. 259-261
Drought and Serpents
Tvedtnes, John A. | pp. 262-265
The “Decapitation” of Shiz
M. Gary Hadfield | pp. 266-268
Fragments of Original Manuscript Discovered
Skousen, Royal | pp. 269-271
Translation of the Book of Mormon
Ricks, Stephen D. | pp. 272-279
Revelation and the Urim and Thummim
Roper, Matthew | pp. 280-282
Was There a Library in Harmony, Pennsylvania?
Welch, John W. | pp. 283-284
Can the 1834 Affidavits Attacking the Smith Family Be Trusted?
Peterson, Daniel C. | pp. 285-288
Roberts Affirms Book of Mormon Antiquity
Welch, John W. | pp. 289-292
What the Original Book of Mormon Manuscript Is Not
Welch, John W. | pp. 293-295
The Sobering Lesson of the Grolier Codex
Sorenson, John L. | pp. 296-298

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