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“Now, verily I say unto you my servants, Joseph Smith, Jun., and Sidney Rigdon, saith the Lord, it is expedient to translate again [the Bible]; …continue the work of translation until it be finished.”  ~Doctrine and Covenants 73:3-4~

“[P]ublish the new translation of my holy word unto the inhabitants of the earth”.  ~Doctrine and Covenants 124:89~

“…This inspired revision of the ancient scriptures was never completed by the Prophet.”  ~Bruce R. McConkie, Mormon Doctrine, page 383~

Joseph Smith completed a translation of the Bible.

Andrew Jensen’s LDS Church Chronology shows the New Testament was finished 2 February 1833, and the Old Testament was completed on 2 July 1833.