Two Letters to the Dead


Two Letters to the Dead

Book Title

By Study and Also By Faith, Volume 1

Publication Type




Year of Publication




Lundquist, John M. (Secondary), and Ricks, Stephen D. (Secondary)






Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies/Deseret Book


Provo, UT/Salt Lake City

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Bibliographic Citation

Keller, Sharon R. "Two Letters to the Dead" In By Study and Also By Faith, Volume 1, Edited by Lundquist, John M., and Ricks, Stephen D. Vol. 1. 118-143. Provo, UT/Salt Lake City: Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies/Deseret Book, 1990.

Table of Contents


By Study and Also By Faith, Volume 1
Lundquist, John M.

27 Chapters

Hugh Winder Nibley: Bibliography and Register
Midgley, Louis C. | pp. xv-lxxxvii
The Influence of Hugh Nibley: His Presence in the University
Thomas, Robert K. | pp. 1-5
A Doorkeeper in the House of the Lord
Welch, John W. | pp. 6-10
The Copts and the Bible
Atiya, Aziz S. | pp. 11-24
The Seventy in Scripture
Brown, S. Kent | pp. 25-44
From the Philopedia of Jesus to the Misopedia of the Acts of Thomas
Charlesworth, James H. | pp. 46-66
A Hebrew Inscription Authenticated
Gordon, Cyrus H. | pp. 67-80
"Watch and Remember": The New Testament and the Great Apostasy
Jackson, Kent P. | pp. 81-117
Two Letters to the Dead
Keller, Sharon R. | pp. 118-143
Milk and Meat: Unlikely Bedfellows
Milgrom, Jacob | pp. 144-154
The Book of Daniel in Early Mormon Thought
Whittaker, David J. | pp. 155-201
Aspects of an Early Christian Initiation Ritual
Hamblin, William J. | pp. 202-221
Early Christian Millenarianist Interpretation of the Two Witnesses in John's Apocalypse 11:3-13
Mackay, Thomas W. | pp. 222-331
The Case of Leviticus Rabbah
Neusner, Jacob | pp. 332-388
Ancient Jewish Seafaring and River-faring Laws
Patai, Raphael | pp. 389-416
Which Came First, the Music or the Words? (A Greek Text and Coptic Melody: Musical Transcription and Analysis of the Setting)
Robertson-Wilson, Marian | pp. 417-427
What Is Reality?
Lundquist, John M. | pp. 428-438
Native American Rites of Passage: Implications for Latter-day Saints
Lundquist, Suzanne E. | pp. 439-457
"Putting on the Names": A Jewish-Christian Legacy
Madsen, Truman G. | pp. 458-481
Sinai as Sanctuary and Mountain of God
Parry, Donald W. | pp. 482-500
Names in Antiquity: Old, New, and Hidden
Porter, Bruce H. | pp. 501-522
Togetherness Is Sharing an Umbrella: Divine Kingship, the Gnosis, and Religious Syncretism
Thomasson, Gordon C. | pp. 523-561
Heroic Legitimation in Traditional Nomadic Societies
Honey, David B. | pp. 562-583
Does the Qur'an Teach Creation Ex Nihilo?
Peterson, Daniel C. | pp. 584-610
The Handclasp and Embrace as Tokens of Recognition
Compton, Todd M. | pp. 611-642
Mars and Anna Perenna: March Gods and the Etruscan New Year in Archaic Rome
Hall, John Franklin | pp. 643-658
The Honey and the Smoke: Achilles and Atē in the Iliad
Phillips, R. Douglas | pp. 659-669

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