Comparison: 3 Nephi 28:15 -> 2 Corinthians 12:3

3 Nephi 28:15 (1830 edition page 511) 2 Corinthians 12:3
and whether they were in the body or out of the body, they could not tell: for it did seem unto them like a transfiguration of them, that they were changed from this body of flesh, into an immortal state, that they could behold the things of God. And I knew such a man, (whether in the body, or out of the body, I cannot tell: God knoweth;)