The Messiah and Prophet Puzzle : Explaining Jesus Christ and Joseph Smith
Baker, Jacob T.
Mormonism at the Crossroads of Philosophy and Theology : Essays in Honor of David L. Paulsen
Greg Kofford Books
Although one must always acknowledge that no such comparisons [between Jesus Christ and Joseph Smith], and recognizing that fundamental differences for the Mormon faithful must always distinguish the singular mission and divine person of the Savior from that of the Mormon Prophet, we propose that interesting observations emerge from the fact that their lives have often drawn comparable reactions from their would-be detractors. [From the text]