If Joseph made the plates he had in his possession, then didn't he lie in saying otherwise? Maybe there is more to it, which ties into the mystical nature of his visions.
How could I write something that I did not write? Great question. I'm trying to figure that out too.
Alain de Botton's School of Life addresses the subject of Jesus as a philosopher of kindness in this short video.
There is a term that the scriptures use to refer to something in us that separates us from God. It is called the "natural man," or at times the "carnal mind." What is this? And how can a correct understanding of it help us commune with and become one with God?