Sponsored by BYU Studies—From historians to theologians, ’10 questions’ sheds insight on the world’s major religions and the scholars who study them.

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Tad Callister

Tad R. Callister is the author of ‘A Case for the Book of Mormon.’ He recently served as Sunday School General President for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Photo provided by Deseret Book.

N.T. Wright

N.T. Wright is one of today's leading New Testament scholars and has been called the C.S. Lewis of our time.

Tisa Wenger

Yale Divinity School professor, Tisa Wenger, discusses her latest book, ‘Religious Freedom: The Contested History of An American Ideal.’

George Handley

George Handley is a professor of humanities at BYU and author of ‘If Truth Were a Child.’ Credit; Maxwell Institute.

Philip Barlow

Philip Barlow is the outgoing Leonard J. Arrington Chair of Mormon History and Culture at Utah State University and the new Associate Director of the Maxwell Institute. Photo provided by Philip Barlow.

Sara Georgini

Sara Georgini is the author of the forthcoming book, “Household Gods: The Religious Lives of the Adams Family.” Photo provided by Sara Georgini.

Grant Hardy

Grant Hardy is editor of ‘The Book of Mormon: Another Testament of Jesus Christ, Maxwell Institute Study Edition.’ Photo provided by Grant Hardy.

Wes Granberg-Michaelson

Wesley Granberg-Michaelson is the author of “Future Faith: Ten Challenges Reshaping Christianity in the 21st Century.” Photo provided by Wes Granberg-Michaelson

Robert Millet 

Robert Millet is a professor of ancient scripture and emeritus Dean of Religious Education at BYU. He is the author of numerous books and a leading voice in interfaith dialogue. Photo by Jaren Wilkey/BYU. Copyright BYU Photo 2005. All Rights Reserved.

Mike Bird 

Mike Bird is Academic Dean Lecturer in Theology at Ridley College. His research emphases include Christian origins and the New Testament. Photo provided by Mike Bird.

Daniel Stone

Daniel Stone is the author of the “William Bickerton: Forgotten Latter Day Prophet.” Photo provided by Devery Anderson.

Devery Anderson

Devery Anderson is the editor of several books, including “Salt Lake School of the Prophets: 1867-1883” (Signature Books, 2018). Photo provided by Devery Anderson.

Clark Monson

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August 17, 2010
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Brian Craig

Brian Craig is the author of “Latter Day Lawyers.”

Barbara Jones Brown 

Barbara Jones Brown is the Executive Director of the Mormon History Association. Photo provided by Barbara Jones Brown.

John Fea 

John Fea, author of “Believe Me: The Evangelical Road to Donald Trump.” Photo provided by Eerdmans Publishing.

Dennis B. Horne 

Dennis B. Horne, Photo provided by Dennis Horne

Patrick Mason

Patrick Mason, Photo provided by Patrick Mason

Spencer Fluhman

Ellen F. Davis 

Ellen F. Davis, Photo provided by Ellen Davis

Emilie M. Townes

Emilie M. Townes, courtesy of Emilie Townes

Daniel C. Peterson 

Daniel C. Peterson

John Gee

John Gee