Translation

"Translation is the most misused word in Mormonism." (LaMar Petersen)

BOOK OF MORMON

"Translation" with Stone(s), Spectacles, Revelation or Urim and Thummim

Isaiah in the Book of Mormon ...and Joseph Smith in Isaiah by David P. Wright
"Closer study shows, however, that, despite the intent of the story, the BM [Book of Mormon] Isaiah is a revision of KJV and not a translation of an ancient document. This paper seeks to review and enlarge upon the evidence for this conclusion." (Introduction)

As a treasure seer, could Joseph Smith see in a stone? This is a pdf file.

Visitors to Hill Cumorah in Manchester, Ontario County, New York This is a pdf file.


KING JAMES BIBLE

Bible Revision (1830-1833)


BOOK OF ABRAHAM

Book of Abraham Revisited by H. Michael Marquardt

A Book Note - Hugh Nibley's Abraham in Egypt

Translations of the Breathing Permit of Horus

The Joseph Smith Egyptian Papyri: A Complete Edition by Robert K. Ritner. This is a pdf file.

Book Review: The Hor Book of Breathings: A Translation and Commentary by Joe Geisner


RELATIONSHIP TO THE BOOK OF ABRAHAM:

Egyptian Alphabet and Grammar (1835)

Update on Handwriting of Grammar and Alphabet

Revelation for Warren Parrish (as a scribe)


MUMMIES AND PAPYRI: (pdf files)

Lucy Mack Smith on Mummies and Papyri

Mummies shown by Joseph Smith

Wilford Woodruff on Mummies and "Book of Abraham"


OTHER:

Kinderhook Plates (1843)

A Brief Account of the Discovery of the Brass Plates A broadside printed in Nauvoo, Illinois. This is a pdf file.

A Letter dated May 7, 1843, published in the New York Herald


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