Episode 01 – Slide 71

FootnoteThe 7-author case made use of known text samples from Cowdery, Rigdon, Spalding, Pratt, the King James Bible (Isaiah/Malachi – positive control), Barlow (negative control author). Longfellow (negative control author). The 5-author case did not include text...

Episode 01 – Slide 68

Footnote110 Words Used in NSC Classification for the seven-author case: 1. a, 2. after, 3. again, 4. against, 5. all, 6. among, 7. an, 8. and, 9. are, 10. as, 11. at, 12. away, 13. be, 14. because, 15. been, 16. before, 17. but, 18. by, 19. came, 20. children, 21....

Episode 01 – Slide 49

FootnoteThis event was first mentioned in 17 September letter for Cowdery to Wiliam W. Phelps. Latter Day Saints’ Messenger and Advocate, October 1834, 153. Nine close associates of Smith said the Melchizedek priesthood was not introduced into the Church until 1831,...