Richard Rust and Donald Parry have explained in short compass the typologies (type–antitype) in 2 Nephi 11:4, and Mosiah 13:31,92 but these are merely hints of things to come, as suggested by Rowan Greer and then Northrop Frye in a biblical context: We cannot read Luke’s infancy narratives without being reminded of the story of Sam.’s birth. May my tongue remain stuck to my palate if I do not keep you in mind, Sheet music arranged for Piano/Vocal/Chords, and Singer Pro in Ab Major. and the chiastic parallel in hymnal epic dialect in Job 28:2, In other cases, the word pairs may be formulaic or progressive numerical sequences,25 as in 1 Nephi 4:1, which alludes to the David and Goliath topos in 1 Samuel 18:7, 29:5,26. Nothing odd or unaccountable here, although it is also worth pointing out (following the late William F. Albright) that “the prophets were originally called rōʼîm, ‘diviners’ (1 Sam. These include: Last edited on 16 September 2020, at 04:27, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=List_of_Book_of_Mormon_prophets&oldid=978646533, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 16 September 2020, at 04:27. 22:9), following Adele Berlin’s translation:45. However, aside from the tradition of personified Wisdom (ḥokmâ) qua Holy Spirit in biblical usage, there was also the centrality of mȝˁt, “Truth, Justice, Order, and Righteousness,” in the Egyptian wisdom tradition,79 along with the more generic, didactic and sapiential sense of wisdom: Noteworthy among the latter are the profound and powerful bicola in 2 Nephi 2:25 (abbc), Adam fell that men might be; 2:9–10): And when my father saw that the waters of the river emptied It relates the history of a group of Hebrews who migrated from Jerusalem to America about 600 bce, led by a prophet, Lehi. Abstract: Robert Smith makes the case that “poetic art in the Book of Mormon is highly developed” — you just need to have the eye to recognize it. commandments of the Lord!”. and he suffereth it, And thy righteousness as the waves of the sea. of those that are still publishing peace! An examination of the Original Manuscript reveals that Joseph Smith, as he translated, apparently never went back to cross out, revise, or modify. If the living prophet will never lead others astray, we Mormons had better transfer our 3 X 5 membership cards to Rome. The first prophet in modern times was Joseph Smith, and his call, charge, and message is consistent with the pattern established for prophets in the Bible. In light of all the poetic beauty, depth, diversity, and power of the Book of Mormon, what is the upshot? How time’s ill turns of fortune slighted your spring. Im original englisch; jemand, der Joseph Smith als einen Propheten ansieht und das Buch Mormon als heilig. 9:27); השקוץ משומם (Dan. of Mormon in the spring of 1829, he dictated the text line by line. © 2021 The Interpreter Foundation. http://godmakersmovie.com/ The EXTENDED "Banned Mormon Cartoon" illustrating Mormon Beliefs. Several examples are noted by Michael Sells, as in the long one at Qur’án sura 89:1–6—the climax is the destruction of the people of ˁAd who failed to heed the words of the Prophet Hud: Early Meccan suras frequently swear an oath by the signs of creation, as here.46. The LORD is nigh unto them that are of a broken heart; The fact of parallelism therein is most readily seen in specialized, scholarly publications on the Book of Mormon.20 Thus, only those who diligently search frequently find isolated parallels embedded in prose narrative biblical text,21 as well as at Jarom 3 in the Book of Mormon. Look unto God with firmness of mind, They scourge him, Since the “chief characteristic of Hebrew poetry in the Bible is balance or symmetry, commonly called parallelism,”23 the consistent appearance of parallelism as the controlling feature of Book of Mormon poetry is not at all remarkable. Don’t you see what your lord did with ˁAd? Shake yourselves that ye may awake from the slumber of death, 3 Nephi 9:31–38, 29:12; Mormon 9:12–13; and Moroni 8:25–26, 10:21–23.54 For example, here is Joel 1:4: That which the palmerworm hath left hath the locust eaten; 21:9) as a type of Christ’s exaltation on the cross. according to the power and deliverance of Jesus Christ; And if they have been evil, And whatsoever is evil cometh from the Devil.22. Today, members preach that the Lord has indeed restored His Church with living apostles and prophets, starting with the founding prophet of The … It is a classic example of what is known as parallelismus membrorum or “parallelism of members.”14 Grant Hardy found such parallel poetic structure useful in laying out and analyzing 3 Nephi 22:4 (= Isa. The Book of Mormon describes a number of individuals unique to its narrative as prophets. The Book of Mormon resembles the Bible in its length and complexity and in its division into books named for individual prophets. 19:23, 2 Ne. Considering the task of writing with a quill pen and the magnitude of the labor, the accuracy of Oliver’s transcription seems almost phenomenal. Will sprinkle upon him the spirit of truth And the level roads were spoiled, Ye shall be judged; Neither can a good fountain bring forth bitter water. (Salt Lake City, UT: Signature Books, 1996–2003), 1:512. And why should I yield to sin because of my flesh? A set of twin climactic tricola again à la Donald Parry (united by antithetical parallelism) is to be found in Alma 9:28, and can be laid out as follows: [Page 54]If they have been righteous, The writers and final editor of the Book of Mormon have sometimes chosen to use or place poetry strategically within the overall prose structure, inserting poetry at emotional or spiritual high points,3 just in the way that a composer has a vocalist break into an aria at the appropriate moment in an opera.4 Note, for example, how Nephi inserts poetic, parallel phrases at 1 Nephi 8:2 in order to introduce a narrative account of his father’s dream-vision: [Page 43]This parallel pair is well-known in Hebrew from Joel 2:28 (MT 3:1),5 and I have therefore applied the likely biblical Hebrew translation immediately opposite. In addition to the evidence discussed here, see Daniel C. Peterson and Donald L. Enders, “Can the 1834 Affidavits Attacking the Smith Family be Trusted?” in Pressing Forward with the Book of Mormon… In 2 Nephi 26:15, for example, in the midst of midrashic exposition on Isaiah 29:3–12,35 we find a nice climactic tricolon: The words of the righteous shall be written, Smith also shows why apocalpytic texts, sometimes thought to originate at a later period, can be found, for example, in the first chapter of the Book of Mormon. For I know that cursed is he that putteth his 1 Timothy 2:5 “For there is one God, and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus.” And that “one mediator” is Jesus! Who, or what, is the foundation of your Christian faith? also “Five…hundred” |”hundred…ten thousand” (Lev. Mosiah 8:20b–21, presents feminine Wisdom in climactic fashion. In 1841, the Prophet placed this manuscript in the cornerstone of the Nauvoo House. according to the power and captivation of the Devil! See more ideas about book of mormon prophets, book of mormon, mormon. The day of this life is the day for men to perform their labors. and the stiffness of their necks. It was the cry of the Roman Catholics at the time of the Inquisition and the Diet of Worms. While … John 3:14 treats Moses’ lifting up of the serpent in the wilderness (Num. Further information at https://interpreterfoundation.org/books/to-seek-the-law-of-the-lord-essays-in-honor-of-john-w-welch-2/.]. 4. All is as one day with God, Most of it is prose narrative and much of it is oracular narrative, as is also true of major portions of the Bible. Matthew 12:39ff. Like waters for purification from all abominations. The Book of Mormon reports prophecies made during a thousand-year period concerning the future of the Nephites and Lamanites, the earthly ministry of Jesus Christ, his visit to the Western Hemisphere, the future restoration of the gospel to the gentiles, and related events of the last days. [Page 50]Parallelism is also used in larger units, as with the tricolon at 1 Nephi 19:9. Another type of repetitive parallelism common in the Bible is chiasmus, which is characterized by inverse or mirror imagery, sometimes at a distance. He cometh forth like a flower, and is cut down; 1 day ago. Discover releases, reviews, track listings, recommendations, and more about Trey Parker, Robert Lopez, Matt Stone - The Book Of Mormon (Original Broadway Cast Recording) at Discogs. O remember, my son, More (majestic) than the thunders of mighty waters. A lithograph of Joseph Smith , Mormon prophet. Some examples of more sustained poetic use of parallelism in the Book of Mormon can be excerpted from the Psalm of Nephi, found in 2 Nephi: Whatsoever is good cometh from God, if I do not count Jerusalem the greatest of my joys. 19:10, ... Spelled with the double-d in the Original Book of Mormon Manuscript. Isa. interprets Jonah as a sign of repentance. Lehi was an Israelite of the Tribe of Manasseh, and father to Nephi, another prominent prophet in the Book of Mormon. Why does … Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available here. nfr nfrt nfr rf. And are come forth out of the waters of Judah. Mormon (pronounced:ˈmɔrmən) is a prophet in The Book of Mormon after whom the book is named. Mormon prophets are chosen based on seniority. The Book Of Mormon (Original Broadway Cast Recording) [Explicit] "Bitte wiederholen" Amazon Music Unlimited: Preis Neu ab Gebraucht ab MP3-Download, 9. However, when properly analyzed, chiasmus can exhibit quite a distinctive and useful structure in disclosing the meaning and intent of the section or pericope [Page 60]involved, and this is well-understood by most biblical scholars—and by most scholars of the ancient Near East in general.53. 24:15; cf. Various Old Testament prophets are also quoted or mentioned in the Book of Mormon . But they do not stay themselves upon the God of Israel, My soul grieveth because of mine iniquities, He hath led me through mine afflictions in the wilderness, And he hath preserved me upon the waters of the great deep, And my soul linger in the valley of sorrow. of those that are still publishing peace! And that which the locust hath left hath the cankerworm eaten; The miraculous feeding of the multitude in the wilderness harks back to the manna miracle in the wilderness, as John 6 makes explicit. Neither do they desire that she should rule over them. I, Nephi, having been born of goodly parents, We see these plays on just such words in the Egyptian story of The Eloquent Peasant, for example, at B1 305,103, That goodness should be good is good indeed. Yea, a land which is choice above all other lands! This life is the time for men to prepare to meet God; In his opening lines (1 Ne. Lehi, the first prophet in the Book of Mormon, was commanded by God to leave his home in Jerusalem, along with his family, and travel to the Americas.His vision of the Tree of Life is crucial to understanding the Plan of Salvation. and the deafness of their ears, Mormonism and polygamy ; Portrait of Ira Eldredge with his three wives: Nancy Black Eldredge, Hannah Mariah Savage Eldredge, and Helvig Marie Andersen Eldredge. Joining the borders of Aaron To be cast into that lake of fire and brimstone, Mormon Prophets still “justified” in calling original inhabitants on three continents “Lamanites?” Cultural Discrimination. unto the causing of them to quake before me. yea, him who has granted salvation unto his people; That apocalyptic texts can be found in 1 Nephi 8–14,66 and elsewhere in the Book of Mormon, is likewise not an indicator of late development. And Alma 37:35, which likewise consciously labels itself as wisdom. Donald Parry calls attention to several very interesting parallelistic progressions, stair steps, or gradations in both Bible and Book of Mormon—some ascending or descending, and some climactic. The Book of Mormon: Original Broadway Cast Recording contains the songs from the American musical The Book of Mormon, with music, lyrics, and book by Trey Parker, Robert Lopez, and Matt Stone. 20:12, 1 Ne. Of even greater importance is the river and tree of Life motif as a stock exemplar of wisdom in both Bible85 and Book of Mormon,86 particularly at Proverbs 3:18, 11:30, Psalm 1, and 2 Nephi 2:11–29 (Lehi’s Opposites), as part of the early Doctrine of the Two Ways,87 while Divine [Page 70]Wisdom and the Law are the source of life eternal and the Spirit, which are symbolized by spring water (living water).88 Note the Community Rule Scroll from Qumran Cave 1 (1QS 4:21–22): God…will purify…him with the Holy Spirit It is also the best example of the lyric form in the Book of Mormon.55 The ABAB tetracolon in verses 21–22 (following Donald Parry) is characteristic: He hath filled me with his love, That ye may learn wisdom into the fountain of the Red Sea, knowledge” (Alma 9:19). A characteristic of Book of Mormon poesy, which it has in common with classical Hebrew poetry, is orality. By far the majority of changes between the 1830 and subsequent versions of the Book of Mormon are spelling or grammar corrections. Compare similar progression at Mosiah 11:19, Alma 3:26, 60:22; compare Ugaritic Aqhat tablet 3 (CAT 1.19), 1:42–44, “Seven years is Baal absent, |Eight, the Rider of Clouds,” or in The Epic of Baal tablet 1 (CAT 1.1 III), IV:2–3, “From a thousand acres, |ten thou[sand hectares,]” or in tablet 3 (CAT 1.3), V:24, “Across a thousand acres, |a myriad of hectares,” or as in Psalm 91:7, “A thousand shall fall at thy side, |and ten thousand at thy right hand” (1 Sam. according to the power and deliverance of Jesus Christ; they shall reap the damnation of their souls. They share common methods of anadiploid chaining which cleverly lead from one related item to the next, often with allegorical meaning, as in Isaiah 51:10–11a, 63:1–6; Hosea 12:3–6; Psalms 19:7–9, 121:1b–2a; After the war -- Grand procession of Mormons and Gentiles -- Prospective peace -- The federal officers and Mormon dignitaries wine together -- The city honors general Connor in the social hall -- The prophets and the Gentile ladies decline attending the ball -- Vice president Colfax and Literary friends visit Zion -- The interview with the prophet -- The Hon. Scripture warns us that there will be many false prophets who come to deceive (Matthew 24:24). A 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. He predicts a collection of writings that would be the most treasured book to ever come into existence. (cf. Midrash is part of that likening process, and is specifically the exegesis or interpretation of a holy text, along with application to the situation in life (Sitz im Leben) of those making that interpretation, and it can be found taking place already in Deuteronomy, Ezekiel, and Habakkuk, i.e., quite early.63 Above, we have seen a climactic tricolon in 2 Nephi 26, in the midst of a midrash on Isaiah 29 (midrash can be found throughout 2 Ne. A. Emerton, ‘The Origin of the Son of Man Imagery.’”71, The origins of apocalyptic, it seems, must now be sought for at least as early as the second millennium BC, and perhaps earlier, according to the 1984 University of Oslo dissertation of Helge S. Kvanvig,72 especially comparing Daniel 7 with the Akkadian “Vision of the Nether World.”73 The arguments for the transmission of major apocalyptic traditions from such early times down to the time of Joseph Smith have been dealt with elsewhere, and will not concern us here.74. 48:1). Ordinary tricola (tristichs) can be found, as displayed above from 1 Nephi 19:9 (as laid out by Grant Hardy in his 2003 Reader’s Edition of the Book of Mormon). And the prayers of the faithful shall be heard, Print and download All-American Prophet sheet music from The Book of Mormon. The designation of prophet infers they are a spokesman for God and that people should listen to what they say. 1:54, 6:7, and 2 Macc. While Joseph Smith was the first Mormon prophet, Russell M. Nelson, the current President of the Church, serves as the Mormon prophet … Claims that apocalyptic is a late literary genre, and so must be anachronistic in the Book of Mormon, ignore the sage observations of scholars like the late Frank Moore Cross, Jr.: “The origins of the apocalyptic must be searched for as early as the sixth century BC”70 Thus, not only are Second Isaiah, and Isaiah 24–27 (the so-called Isaianic Apocalypse), 34–35, all from no [Page 65]later than the 6th century BC, but (according to Cross), “the mythological lore of Ugarit will be increasingly important for apocalyptic studies. Moreover, Wisdom is the Holy Spirit in Proverbs 8, Wisdom of Solomon 7–8, and Ecclesiasticus 24 (Ben Sira).89, Not incidentally, the “Two Ways” (life & death, good & evil) was likewise an integral part of ancient Egyptian theology,90 as well as significant at Qumran and in intertestamental literature (apocrypha & pseudepigrapha).91. Neum, the extra-biblical prophet quoted in 1 Ne. SKU: MN0097424 And in Galatians 4, Paul interprets the story of Abraham’s two children in a partly typological partly allegorical fashion to argue for the incorporation of the Gentiles into God’s people.93, This typological way of reading the Bible is indicated too often and explicitly in the New Testament itself for us to be in any doubt that this [Page 72]is the “right” way of reading it—“right” in the only sense that criticism can recognize, as the way that conforms to the intentionality of the book itself and to the conventions it assumes and requires.94, Not just the garden and Tree of Life (along with path and river) are rendered allegorically and typologically, but other agricultural metaphors are rendered particularly well in the Book of Mormon. This is difficult to imagine, since there was already a division between Smith and the majority of the Apostles, beginning with discord in … of those who shall hereafter publish peace, NOUN a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, a religion founded in the US in 1830 by Joseph Smith Jr. DERIVATIVES Mormonism noun. The Book of Mormon reports prophecies made during a thousand-year period concerning the future of the Nephites and Lamanites, the earthly ministry of Jesus Christ, his visit to the Western Hemisphere, the future restoration of the gospel to the gentiles, and related events of the last days. Here, the prophets included are those who, according to the narrative, inherited the plates of Nephi and who otherwise are called prophets within the text. Poetic art in the Book of Mormon is highly developed. The 10th Mormon president/prophet of the LDS Church called the cross 'repugnant'! Note the marked contrast in each case. It is that many of those not accepting the divine origin of the book have now actually admitted and openly announced that, even if it is in their opinion unhistorical, apocryphal, and fictional, the Book of Mormon is yet a “sacred text” which makes “a powerful statement of humanity’s worth in a world where human worth is everywhere questioned,”107 and does indeed include visions and sermons of “beauty and brilliance,” in a variety of literary genres including “parables, poetry, hyperbole, psalms, historical verisimilitude,”108 and chiasmus. A bitter fountain cannot bring forth good water, [Page 42]It has often been said that there is no real poetry in the Book of Mormon—no real English poetry, that is. Yet the original 1839 book of Mormon was full of all kinds of errors! Adhering to the text on the Brass Plates of Laban, Nephi quotes directly from Isaiah 2:2–4 (2 Ne. And behold, I say unto you, this is not all. As we have already seen above, the Psalm of Nephi (2 Ne. Nevertheless, they call themselves of the holy city. That was found by a HIP new prophet The following prophets are those mentioned in Mormon's abridgement of the large plates of Nephi (Mosiah through Moroni, excluding Ether). Dec 30, 2019 - Explore Kaye Williams's board "Book of Mormon prophets", followed by 152 people on Pinterest. Weibliche Wortformen: 1) Mormonin Übergeordnete Begriffe: 1) umstritten: Christ Anwendungsbeispiele: 1) Die Mormonen haben kein Interesse an der Ökumene. This is a compelling legacy of the modern scholarship assaying and extolling the literary value of the Book of Mormon, which has not only brought considerable respect to the book from outside the LDS faith,109 but which has been accompanied by some very sophisticated analysis and exegesis of the text.110. However, “the most striking verbal similarity occurs in a Mesopotamian text, the Gilgamesh Epic (ANET, 72–99,503–07)” (COS 1.132), as well as in the Babylonian Theodicy (ANET, 601–04; COS 1.154), the Dialogue between a Master and His Slave (ANET, 600–01; COS 1.155), and I Will Praise the Lord of Wisdom (ANET, 596–600; COS 1.153), all of which have specific parallels with Ecclesiastes.84. And all those who have dwindled in unbelief shall not be forgotten! Compare this to the esoteric, [Page 75]temple-centered pun in Daniel, “Horrifying Abomination,” שממות נחרצת(Dan. “Come ye, and let us go up to the mountain of the Lord, And the word of the Lord from Jerusalem.”. For by the Spirit Nephi, Lehi's faithful son and a prophet in his own right, served Heavenly Father and his people throughout his life. 5:8–25; 9:7–10:4) in which the Emmanuel Booklet of 6:1–9:6, and/or the Denkschrift – Isaianic Memoirs of 6–8, at first appear to be intrusive, since this central material separates two perfectly matched poems, with a double inclusio of Seven Woes [Page 74](deliberately concluded at 10:1), and thus giving us an unexpected, but deliberate overall ABCDCBA chiastic structure.102, Other examples of wordplay can be found elsewhere in the Book of Mormon. Mormon prophets are believed to be those who inherited the plates of Nephi. The Original Book of Mormon Transcript. The original 1830 Book of Mormon: unto the causing of them to quake before me. Joseph Smith, the first prophet of the Mormon church, was killed in 1844 by a mob; no one knows who really killed him. [ˈmormon] entlehnt. Also included are the high priests mentioned and the missionaries. And Moroni; Juni 2011 "Bitte wiederholen" 13,84 € 12,53 € 8,75 € Streamen Unlimited MP3 11,99 € Anhören mit unserer kostenlosen App. It's Called the 'Mormon Church' Since the church was founded by Joseph Smith in 1830, the … Poetry is also placed architectonically by the editor at 3 Nephi 9:20–28:18—a chiasm centering on the ascent of the Lord in 18:39–19:1, i.e., Isaiah 52:8–10 is used there as a flanking device (at 16:18 and 20:40), just as it was used in the book of Mosiah (chapters 12 and 15) to flank the center there.11 David P. Wright commented on the direct parallel or inverse chiastic parallel structuring in the Book of Mormon and defined it as an integral part of the nature of the book.12 Wright notes, “That the Book of Mormon has a style which involves parallelism and repetition is not [an] imposition upon the text. Yea, they are like a wild flock which fleeth from the shepherd, Yea why should I give way to temptations? The prophet Joesph Smith himself taught that … 54:4): The line in italics, which is essential to the poetic balance, is not to be found in the Printer’s Manuscript, the 1830 edition of the Book of Mormon, nor in the Massoretic Text (MT) of Isaiah, which is much later than the Brass Plates of Laban, but was restored in the 1837 and subsequent editions of the Book of Mormon, perhaps on the basis of the Original Manuscript, which no longer exists for that section. And loose yourselves from the pains of Hell! Several of the Ten Commandments, which were on the Brass Plates of Laban and which appear in Mosiah 12 and 13, are very similar to advice in ancient Egyptian wisdom compilations, as in the Instruction of ˁAnkhsheshonqy 6/6: “Serve your father and mother that you may go and prosper” (Exod. Get all the lyrics to songs by Original Broadway Cast of The Book of Mormon and join the Genius community of music scholars to learn the meaning behind the lyrics. August 2017 "Bitte wiederholen" 11,99 € 11,99 € — Audio-CD, 7. yea, from this time henceforth and forever! according to the power and captivation of the Devil!37. And many smooth places became rough! yea, from this time henceforth and forever! The “Bible” Problem in the Book of Mormon . By the voice of the Spirit: It was recorded by the musical's original Broadway cast and released on May 17, 2011 to digital outlets. Below is just one of several findings that lead me to believe that Joseph Smith was not a true prophet and that the Book of Mormon is a 19th-century religious folk tale. “O that thou mightest be like unto this valley, firm and steadfast and immovable in keeping the. Early Mormon Documents, 5 vols. Ye are only in the service of your God. And men are, that they might have joy.80. Origin of Latter Day Saint polygamy • Late-19th century Mormon polygamy • 1890 Manifesto • … He is the living Prophet. and he suffereth it. Jeff Lindsay has called attention to a possible case of a double-duty colon47 in the midst of paired tricola at 2 Nephi 4:34: [Page 58]O Lord, I have trusted in thee, Exilic Israel and the Israel of the Restoration are, for example, each compared to an olive tree in Jacob 5 (a long parable, with interpretation in Jacob 6).95 While the human soul expands in Alma 5:9–14, it is the word of God in Alma 32:28–34 (which Rust & Parry term an “extended metaphor”) compared to a seed which begins to grow as it is cultivated, first swelling and sprouting, and finally leading to full flowering of the soul in whom it was planted, bringing enlightenment and understanding. The manuscript pages contain the words written by Joseph’s scribes (primarily Oliver Cowdery) as the Prophet spoke the translation. 1:1), for example, Nephi appears to exhibit a play on the sound of his likely Egyptian name, nfy “Captain; Wind; Sail,” and nfr “good,”. Then why not mightier than Laban and his fifty, Background. To keep the commandments of God. Matthew’s Sermon on the Mount is clearly meant to take us to a new Sinai. But she wept first, her tears excited mine, Just a simple reminder of how Joe Smith’s church began in 1830. Complexities in the English Language of the Book of Mormon — 2015, Moses 1 in Its Ancient Context (#31 – 42), https://interpreterfoundation.org/books/to-seek-the-law-of-the-lord-essays-in-honor-of-john-w-welch-2/, Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License. As part of his early work on the FARMS Book of Mormon Critical Text Project, Grant Hardy noted that 1 Nephi 1 contains the pillar of fire, heavenly book, mystery of God, and prophecy (in an angelic vision), which are likewise to be found in Revelation 10:1–11.67 Such parallels may be quite useful. 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