He shared my desire back in 1998 to make the Brethren aware of the difficulties that arose because of the DNA.
It was never my intention to have any impact on Scott Woodwards research position at BYU and I never admitted that.
I am also a Latter-day Saint and was until recently serving as a Bishop.
A few months ago I came across some DNA research that conflicts strongly with my understanding of Book of Mormon history.
He has also spent some time talking with some of the brethren about the issues.
He is convinced that Elder Nelson is not the right person to speak to about the issues.