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