I Have a Question: How long did it take Joseph Smith to translate the Book of Mormon?

Title

I Have a Question: How long did it take Joseph Smith to translate the Book of Mormon?

Magazine

Ensign

Publication Type

Magazine Article

Year of Publication

1988

Authors

Welch, John W. (Primary)

Pagination

46-47

Date Published

January 1988

Volume

18

Issue Number

1

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Bibliographic Citation

Welch, John W. "I Have a Question: How long did it take Joseph Smith to translate the Book of Mormon?", Ensign, Vol. 18. no. 1 1988:46-47.

Abstract

Historical records show that it took only sixty-five or less working days to translate the Book of Mormon. Welch discusses the order of probable translation—Mosiah to Moroni in April—May, and the small plates of Nephi in June.

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Early Church History
Translation
Smith, Joseph, Jr.
Cowdery, Oliver

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