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Confirmatory Evidences of "Mormonism": The Urim and Thummim
|Title||Confirmatory Evidences of "Mormonism": The Urim and Thummim|
|Publication Type||Magazine Article|
|Year of Publication||1934|
|Authors||Harris, Jr., Franklin S.|
|Magazine||The Latter Day Saints' Millennial Star|
|Date Published||1 March 1934|
|Keywords||Divination; Ephod; Interpreters; Nephite Interpreters; Seer stone; Urim and Thummim|
Harris cites evidence that many ancient American cultures used “seer stones” and breastplates that suggest a corrupt form of the Urim and Thummim used with the breastplate. He shows how many Indians from North America to Peru in South America used clear stones or crystals for divination.
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