Joseph Smith/Seer stones

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Joseph Smith's seer stone and the Urim and Thummim

Summary: Joseph Smith used the Nephite Interpreters as well as his own seer stone (both of which were later referred to as "Urim and Thummim") to translate the Book of Mormon.

Video published by the Church History Department.

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  1. REDIRECTJoseph Smith and folk magic or the occult#How did Joseph Smith use his seer stones as a youth?

The "Urim and Thummim" used by Joseph Smith to translate the "gold plates"

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Joseph Smith used the same "rock in hat" seer stone for translating that he used for "money digging"

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