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A CES Letter Summary: What Should I Know?

The CES Letter contains thirteen arguments against Mormonism. The topics addressed by the CES Letter are: the Book of Mormon, Book of Mormon translation, the first vision, the Book of Abraham, polygamy and polyandry, prophets, the Kinderhook Plates and translator claims, testimony and spiritual witness, priesthood restoration, witnesses, temples and freemasonry, science, and others concerns (which includes censorship, church finances, anti-intellectualism). The CES Letter is 135 pages long. It often repeats its arguments, takes quotes out of context, or even makes false claims.