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TitleAn Approach to History
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2019
AuthorsWyatt, Allen
JournalInterpreter: A Journal of Latter-day Saint Faith and Scholarship
KeywordsCharity; Early Church History; Faith Crisis

When researching and evaluating historical information, it is easy to come across things that may lead to a crisis of faith. Some of those crises may lead individuals to leave the Church and actively proselytize against it. It is much better when dealing with historical issues to approach them from a standpoint of charity, treating historical figures as we would like to be treated.