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TitleOne Hundred Years Ago Today
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication1927
AuthorsTalmage, James E.
MagazineThe Latter Day Saints' Millennial Star
Issue Number38
Date Published22 Sept. 1927
KeywordsAngel Moroni; Another Testament of Jesus Christ; Book of Mormon; Golden Plates; Hill Cumorah, NY

Talmage recalls the coming forth of the Book of Mormon through Moroni, the Nephite prophet who appeared as an angel to Joseph Smith.  He emphasizes that the Book of Mormon “stands as an independent witness of Jesus the Christ as the Son of the Eternal Father, and as the Redeemer.”