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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?|
|Publication Type||Magazine Article|
|Year of Publication||1988|
|Authors||Welch, John W.|
|Date Published||January 1988|
|Keywords||Cowdery, Oliver; Early Church History; Smith, Joseph, Jr.; Translation|
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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