The race is reaching its last lap, and it’s time for the final passing of the baton. The golden plates have been passed through many generations, from Nephi to Jacob to Mormon to Moroni. Talk about your dream team. Now, the baton will finally pass to Joseph Smith, who will bring it forth to the modern world. And all the prophets were cheering from the stands, excited for the finish line. It’s 1823, and our story today takes place in Palmyra, New York, Joseph Smith had received his magnificent vision of God, the father and Jesus Christ in 1820.