How Much Does It Matter If The Book Of Mormon Is True?

What exactly are the consequences in assuming that the Book of Mormon is “true”? Does it matter if it is not? What are the strengths and weaknesses of arguments for a compromise? If the only real test for Book of Mormon historicity lies in the nebulous realm of spiritual authentication, how much of the discursive and messy practice of “history” do we attribute to the text?

John Williams, John-Charles Duffy