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The Book of Mormon was likely plagiarized from an unfinished manuscript by Solomon Spaulding. Spaulding started his manuscript as a fictional history of America, which he intended to convince readers was not fictional since this "lost" record would be found in a buried cave. His motive was money. Smith likely heard of or read the manuscript as a friend or neighbor, took the idea, and added a god in it to really convince people.
Inspiring LDS Quotes
You will remember that you never got into the celestial kingdom without the aid of your husband. If you did, it was because your husband was away, and some one had to act proxy for him. No woman will get into the celestial kingdom, except her husband receives her, if she is worthy to have a husband; and if not, somebody will receive her as a servant" (Journal of Discourses 5:291).-Mormon Apostle Erastus Snow