11And the vision of all is become unto you as the words of a book that is sealed, which men deliver to one that is learned, saying, Read this, I pray thee: and he saith, I cannot; for it is sealed:
12And the book is delivered to him that is not learned, saying, Read this, I pray thee: and he saith, I am not learned.
This scripture is one I have been thinking about for a long time. For me it seems to be making some kind of prediction/connection with the book of Mormon.
Specifically, I think it refers to when Martin Harris taken the Anthon transcript (characters copied from the golden plates of Nephi
) to professor Charles Anthon (being a gifted professor, he is the one who is learned)
and Anthon specifically told Harris that "I could not read a sealed
Biblical prophecy fulfilled? Or just a coincidence, or could those verses be referring to something else?