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|Title||I Don't Have a Testimony of the History of the Church|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2019|
|Journal||Interpreter: A Journal of Latter-day Saint Faith and Scholarship|
|Keywords||Early Church History; Faith Crisis; Testimony|
In this masterful presentation, accomplished historian Davis Bitton addresses the role of history and belief. Testimonies, he asserts, are born of belief and spiritual witnesses, not from historical events. It is quite possible to know all about Church history and still remain a believing member.
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