Book of Mormon Central Archive
Archaeology and Cumorah Questions
|Title||Archaeology and Cumorah Questions|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Authors||Clark, John E.|
|Journal||Journal of Book of Mormon Studies|
|Keywords||Ancient America; Archaeology; Cumorah; Hill Cumorah|
The archaeology of New York—and specifically the Hill Cumorah—is persuasive evidence that Book of Mormon peoples did not live in that region. By implication, the Cumorah of the golden plates is not the Cumorah of the final battles—Mormon’s hill and Moroni’s hill are not one and the same. These conclusions follow from a few basic points and assumptions that the author explores in this article.