A picture of a smooth, brown, egg-sized rock is shown in the printer’s manuscript of the Book of Mormon following a news conference Tuesday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Church History Library in Salt Lake City. The Mormon church for the first time is publishing photos of a small sacred stone it believes founder Joseph Smith used to help translate the story that became the basis of the religion.
A picture of a smooth, brown, egg-sized rock is shown in the printer’s manuscript of the Book of Mormon following a news conference Tuesday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Church History Library in Salt Lake City. The Mormon church for the first time is publishing photos of a small sacred stone it believes founder Joseph Smith used to help translate the story that became the basis of the religion. Rick Bowmer The Associated Press
A picture of a smooth, brown, egg-sized rock is shown in the printer’s manuscript of the Book of Mormon following a news conference Tuesday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Church History Library in Salt Lake City. The Mormon church for the first time is publishing photos of a small sacred stone it believes founder Joseph Smith used to help translate the story that became the basis of the religion. Rick Bowmer The Associated Press

Mormons publish photos of ‘seer stone’ used by founder

August 07, 2015 03:00 AM