I suggest that the physical object that Joseph had in his possession was not literally ancient gold plates, but plates of his own creation which talismanically represented the "gold plates" of his visions, aiding his mystical translation of those visions.
Updated Topical Guide and Top 10 Content from ThyMindOMan.com
The Topical Guide for this site has been updated to be current, and here is the top 10 content from the site.
Updated Topical Guide for ThyMindOMan.com
The Topical Guide for this site has been updated to be current.
The Value of the Written Word for Good, for Love in Action?
What good is the written or spoken word for uplifting lives and awakening? Is it a means through which we can actively express Love and help bring others to Love?
“I Did Not Write This”: the Mysticism of Spiritual Writing
How could I write something that I did not write? Great question. I'm trying to figure that out too.