Respectful, readable and scholarly textbook covering Mormon
Biblical, historical and philosophical essays that appeal to
both Christians and Mormons
The New Mormon ChallengeBy Francis J. Beckwith, Carl
Mosser, Paul Owen, General Editors
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The editors and contributors of this book, all scholars, have accomplished
the difficult task of faithfully and accurately deconstructing Mormonisms
Unlike many such books which typically adopt an elitist and disrespectful
tone when dealing with cults or fringe religions, this scholarly text is a
formidableand generally successfultool that refutes the beliefs of Mormonism
and uses an even-handed approach free of diatribe and sensationalism.
The editors accomplish this by dividing the book into four parts: Mormonisms
appeal, growth and challenges; the Mormon worldview; Mormonism and
Christianity; and the Book of Mormon.
To spur more reader research, extensive indices and a glossary accompany the
Undeniably the most epidemic of all the alternative religious movements
launched in the last 250 years, Mormonism in little more than a century and a
half has grown from six members at its founding in 1830 to now more than 11
million devotees, many with successful leadership positions in their
communities. With this tool Christians can share the gospel compassionately
with their Mormon friends.
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