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Translation of the Book of Mormon, Answers to Questions Respecting the Theory in the Senior Manual, 1905-6 [Concluded]
|Title||Translation of the Book of Mormon, Answers to Questions Respecting the Theory in the Senior Manual, 1905-6 [Concluded]|
|Publication Type||Magazine Article|
|Year of Publication||1906|
|Date Published||May 1906|
|Keywords||Book of Mormon Translation; Language - Reformed Egyptian; Urim and Thummim|
Roberts defends his theory about the role that the Urim and Thummim and Joseph Smith played in translating the Book of Mormon. He shows that literal translations are difficult or impossible in similar languages, and points out that it would be even harder from the Egyptian-like language of Mormon’s plates.
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