Book of Mormon

Book of Mormon translation: German

The first German edition of the Book of Mormon came off the press in Hamburg, Germany, on May 25, 1852. It was among the first foreign-language editions of the Book of... Read more »

Feb. 22, 2012


Danish: The first foreign language edition of the Book of Mormon

Erastus Snow and Peter Olsen Hansen worked together to produce the first Danish translation of the Book of Mormon for the LDS Church's Scandinavian mission in 1851.... Read more »

Feb. 21, 2012

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Book of Mormon translation: The Philippines

An article titled “Translation and Transculturation in the Pacific" details the struggles of getting the Book of Mormon translated for the saints in the Pacific... Read more »

Feb. 21, 2012


The translators of the Book of Mormon

Since Joseph Smith published the first English edition of the Book of Mormon in 1830, several individuals have assisted in translating the sacred volume into 77... Read more »

Feb. 20, 2012


Book of Mormon translation: French

The first French edition of the Book of Mormon was published in 1852. Though John Taylor and Curtis E. Bolton were credited with the translation, which took two years,... Read more »

Feb. 20, 2012


Essence of Mormonism missed in Broadway plays, Matthew Bowman says

Slate contributor Matthew Bowman says producers are missing the mark in defining Mormonism in the artistic square. Read more »

Feb. 15, 2012


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