a sacred book of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, believed by members of the church to be an abridgment by a prophet (Mormon) of a record of certain ancient peoples in America, written on golden plates, and discovered and translated (1827–30) by Joseph Smith.
a sacred book of the Mormon Church, believed by Mormons to be a history of certain ancient peoples in America, written on golden tablets (now lost) and revealed by the prophet Mormon to Joseph Smith
a collection of 305 poems compiled in the 6th century b.c. by Confucius.
the service book of the Church of England, essentially adopted but changed in details by other churches of the Anglican communion. noun the official book of church services of the Church of England, until 1980, when the Alternative Service Book was sanctioned Note: The Book of Common Prayer, widely admired for the dignity and beauty […]
book of daniel
book of exodus