Apr 24, 2011

There are too many historical problems with the book of Mormon to say that it is "true" +13

  1. The Book of Mormon says that the Jews are the "principal ancestors of the American Indians"+2 but they were not. +1
  2. The Book of Mormon mentions several animals, plants, and technologies for which there is currently no evidence in pre-Columbian history +7
  3. God would not send his message to humanity through a document that had serious historical problems.
  4. God would not send his message to humanity through a document that had no historical support. 
  1. There are some aspects of the Book of Mormon that support a literal historical interpretation.  +0
    # of reasons to agree: 4
    # of reasons to disagree: -1
    # of reasons to agree with reasons to agree: 10
    # of reasons to disagree with reasons to agree: 0
    Total Idea Score: 13

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