Church Historian compares his dive into historical narrative of the LDS Church to learning Santa Claus wasn’t real

By: The Mormon Discussion Team Published: August 19, 2018   Steven Harper, a employed Historian for the Mormon Church, compares his dive into Historical Narrative of the LDS Church and its Historical documents to learning Santa Claus wasn’t real. This happens in a video titled “How to Answer Questions about Church History” which is published both […]

034: Steven Harper: The First Vision

Steven C Harper until recently was a professor of Church History and Doctrine at BYU. He has written several books and has contributed to the Joseph Smith Papers project. In our interview we focus on his book “Joseph Smith’s First Vision – A Guide to Historical Accounts” and discuss the context, differences, unity, and other […]