Gold Plates
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    Gold Plates

    Overview

    Plates made of gold upon which the ancient American prophet Mormon abridged the record of his people. Joseph Smith translated the writings on the golden plates into what became the Book of Mormon: Another Testament of Jesus Christ.

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    General Resources

    “Gold Plates,” Encyclopedia of Mormonism

    Church Magazines

    “‘Take Heed Continually’: Protecting the Gold Plates,” Ensign, January 2001

    Study Manuals

    In the News

    “Book of Mormon: Another Testament of Jesus Christ,” LDS Newsroom

    Teaching Resources

    Stories and Activities for Teaching Children

    “Gold Plates,” Lesson Helps for Teaching Children