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First Vision Four Accounts Comparison (Removed from latest CES Letter)
The diagram below shows that the chart misrepresents the November 9, 1835 account. It speaks of two personages who are obviously God the Father and Jesus Christ, but since they are not specifically named, it claims a contradiction.
“Accounts of the First Vision”, LDS.org.
Milton V. Backman, “Joseph Smith’s Recitals of the First Vision,” Ensign, January 1985.
Dr. James B. Allen, “Eight Contemporary Accounts of Joseph Smith’s First Vision – What Do We Learn from Them?”, Improvement Era, April 1970, 4-13.