Joseph Smith got the Gold Plates from Moroni on September 22, 1827. This was the same day as the Jewish celebration called the Feast of Trumpets, or Rosh Hashanna. It was also the Fall Equinox in 1827.
Learn about the symbolism of this special day by reading my blog post at Eve Out of the Garden.
Make the Gold Plates with your kids -- directions here.
Bury the Gold Plates -- directions here.
Posted by Deila Taylor at 10:26 AM