The Secular as Sacred: The Historiography of the Title Page

Title

The Secular as Sacred: The Historiography of the Title Page

Publication Type

Journal Article

Year of Publication

1994

Authors

Honey, David B. (Primary)

Journal

Journal of Book of Mormon Studies

Pagination

94-103

Volume

3

Issue

1

Terms of use

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Bibliographic Citation

Honey, David B. "The Secular as Sacred: The Historiography of the Title Page" In Journal of Book of Mormon Studies, Vol. 3. 1994:94-103.

Abstract

The Title Page of the Book of Mormon acts as an historiographical introduction to the editorial guidelines followed by Mormon in his work of compilation and redaction. These guidelines defined what was important for Mormon to incorporate in his historical record, and include the themes of genealogy, covenants, and the teaching and testifying of Christ.

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Testimony
Covenant
Jesus Christ
Genealogy

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