Books, articles, videos and websites I have found education and/or interesting.  I don’t necessarily agree with everything here, but these have helped form my thoughts and understanding.


Who Wrote the Bible? – Richard Elliot Friedman | Buy
Scripting Jesus – L. Michael White | Buy
The Making of the New Testament: Origin, Collection, Text & Canon – Arthur Patzia | Buy
Misquoting Jesus – Bart Ehrman | Buy
Jesus Interrupted – Bart Ehrman  | Buy
Demons and Spirits in Bible Theology – John L. Walton | Buy
Misreading Scripture with Western Eyes – Richards and O’Brien | Buy
Reversed Thunder: The Revelation of John and the Praying Imagination – Eugene Peterson | Buy
In the Beginning: A New Interpretation of Genesis – Karen Armstrong | Buy
Jesus Wars: How Four Patriarchs, Three Queens, and Two Emperors Decided What Christians Would Believe for the Next 1,500 Years – John Philip Jenkins | Buy
Revelations: Visions, Prophecy and Politics in the Book of Revelation – Elaine Pagels | Buy
The Origins of Satan: How Christians Demonized Jews, Pagans, and Heretics – Elaine Pagels Buy
Forged: Writing in the Name of God:  Why the Bible’s Authors Are Not Who We Think They Are – Bart Ehrman | Buy
Arguing the Apocalypse: A Theory of Millennial Rhetoric – Stephen D. O’Leary | Buy
An Eschatology of Victory – Marcellus Kik | Buy
The Destruction of Jerusalem: An Irresistible Proof of the Divine Origins of Christianity (1805) – George Holder | Download

Our Book of Mormon – Sidney Sperry | Buy
The Mormon Hierarchy: Origins of Power – D. Michael Quinn | Buy
Early Mormonism and the Magic Worldview – D. Michael Quinn | Buy
Nauvoo: Kingdom on the Mississippi – Robert Bruce Flanders | Buy
The Last Days – Abraham Gileadi – Buy
Divine Origins of the Restoration – F. Edward Butterworth | Buy
Teaching for Doctrine the Commandments of Men – Rob Smith | Buy | Download
This is My Doctrine: The Development of Mormon Theology – Charles Harrell | Buy
The Mysteries of Godliness: A History of Mormon Temple Worship – David J. Buerger | Buy


The Nag Hamadi Library | Download
The Book of Enoch | Download
The Apocalypse of Abraham | Download
The Assumption of Moses | Download
The Sybilline Oracles | Download
The Life of Adam and Eve | Download
The Book of Tobit | Download


1830 Book of Mormon | Download
1837 Book of Mormon | Download
1840 Book of Mormon | Download
1833 LDS Book of Commandments | Download
1835 Doctrine and Covenants w/Lectures on Faith | Download
1844 Doctrine and Covenants w/Lectures of Faith | Download
Greek Septuagint with Apocrypha | Download
The Biblical Qumran Scolls with Transcriptions and Textual Variants | Download
Masoretic Text | Download
Codex Vaticanus | Download
Codex Siniaticus | Download


Incidents of Antiquity in Yucatan Vol. 1 (1841) – John L. Stephens | Download
Incidents of Antiquity in Yucatan Vol. 2 (1843) – John L. Stephens | Download
Views of Ancient Monuments in Central America, Chiapas and Yucatan – Frederick Catherwood | Download
Book of Mormon Geography (1948) – McGavin and Bean | Download
American Antiquities: Discoveries in the West – Josiah Priest | Download
A View of the Hebrews – Rev. Ethan Smith | Download 
A Star in the West – Elias Boudinot | Download
The History of the American Indians – James Adair | Download
Israelite and Indian: A Parallel in Planes of Culture – Garrick Mallery | Download


A Commentary on The Revelation of St. John, The Divine – Thomas Whittemore | Download
A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Revelation of St. John, Vol. 1 – R.H. Charles | Download
A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Revelation of St. John, Vol. 2 – R.H. Charles | Download
An History of Corruptions in Christianity – Joseph Priestly | Download
Figures of Speech in the Bible – E.W. Bullinger | Download
The Revelation of St. John – Martin Kiddle | Download
When Prophecy Fails – Leon Festinger, et. al. | Download
Dictionary of Demons and Deities in the Bible | Download
Harper’s Dictionary of Classical Antiquities | Download


History and Cosmos: The Myth of Eternal Return – Mircea Eliade | Download
The Sacred and the Profane – Mircea Eliade | Download
Hermetic Science of Motion and Numbers – A.S. Raleigh | Download
Some Philosophy of the Hermetics – David Patterson Hatch | Download


The Nauvoo Expositor – William Law, et al. | Download
No Man Knows My History – Fawn Brodie | Download
An Address to All Believers in Christ – David Whitmer – Read | Download
The Apostles Proclamation (1845) – Parley P. Pratt | Download
A Brief History of the Church of Christ of Latter-Day Saints – John Corrill – Read
Speech by Senator Julius Burrows in the Reed Smoot Hearings (anti-polygamy) | Download
Mormon Doctrine (1958) – Bruce R. McConkie | Download
The Lectures on Faith: A Case Study in Decanonization – Van Wagoner, Walker and Roberts | Download
Doctrinal Exposition of the Father and the Son by the First Presidency and the Twelve (1916) | Download
Doctrines and Dogma of Utah Mormonism Exposed – Elder J.D. Snead (RLDS) | Download
The Language Problem in Revelation (Analysis of Section 132) – Evan Frye (RLDS) | Download
A Bibliography on Joseph Smith II – The Mormon Prophet-Leader – Enid S. DeBarthe | Download
The Peace Maker – Udney Jacobs (Pro-polygamy pamphlet published in Nauvoo) | Download
Decision of John F. Phillips – Temple Lot Case | Download
The History of the Saints: An Exposé of Joe Smith and the Mormons – John C. Bennett | Download
The Making of a Mormon Myth – The 1844 Transfiguration of Brigham Young | Read | Download
The Reconstruction of Mormon Doctrine: From Joseph Smith to Progressive Theology – Download | Read
Biographical Sketches of Joseph Smith the Prophet and His Progenitors – Lucy Mack Smith | Download
Wife No. 19 – Ann Eliza Webb (Young) | Download
Polygamy Not of God – Joseph Smith III (Correspondence with the Utah Church) | Download
Mormon Portraits, or, The truth About the Mormon Leaders From 1830 to 1866 – Dr. W. Wyl | Download


Hemlock Knots | Listen
The Restored Gospel Podcast | Listen
Restoration Believer | Listen


From Jesus to Christ: The First Christians – Part 1 | Watch
From Jesus to Christ: The First Christians – Part 2 | Watch
Historical Context of the Bible (37-Part Series) – Bruce Gore | Watch
The Apocalypse in Space and Time (35-Part Series) – Bruce Gore | Watch
Church History (53-part series) – Bruce Gore | Watch
Who Wrote the Bible? The Documentary Hypothesis – John Hamer (CoC) | Watch
Who Wrote Genesis? – John Hamer (CoC) | Watch
Introduction to the Old Testament with Christine Hayes – Yale Courses | Watch
Mysteries of the Bible – A&E TV Series 1994-1998 | Watch
Jesus Christ – A Biography | Watch
Who was the Real Jesus? | Watch
Patterns of Evidence: The Exodus (Four-part lecture series) | Watch
How Long Were the Israelites in Egypt? | Watch
Where Jesus Walked | Watch
Genesis 6a:  The Nephilim – Inspiring Philosophy | Watch
Are they Gospels Reliable? The Problem with Contradictions – Bart Ehrman | Watch
The Lost World of Genesis – John Walton | Watch
Is the Fall of Satan Really Described in the Bible? – Southern Seminary | Watch
Why Did God Allow Polygamy in the Bible? – Southern Seminary | Watch
NOVA: The Bible’s Buried Secrets – Narrated by Liev Schreiber | Watch
Dispensationalism – The Heresy that Caused the Current Cultural Defeat of the Western Church | Watch
Why Women Must Learn in Quietness and Submission: Xenophon of Ephesus and 1 Timothy 2 – Gary Hoag | Watch
A Brief History of the Trinity – Milwaukee Atheists | Watch

Symbols of An Alien Sky – The Thunderbolts Project | Watch
Thunderbolts of the Gods – The Thunderbolts Project | Watch


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Hemlock Knots (Examination of Mormon Polygamy) | Visit
Interpreter: Journal of Mormon Scholarship | Visit
The Joseph Smith Foundation | Visit
Joseph Smith Papers | Visit
Logos Bible Software | Visit
Pure Mormonism | Visit
Naked Bible Podcast | Visit
Yale Online Bible Study (Free Courses) | Visit