About the New Testament Commentary

The John A. Widtsoe Foundation is committed to supporting advances in Religious Studies scholarship, especially as it relates to Mormonism. The BYU New Testament Commentary series is a major step forward in Mormon academic engagement with the New Testament, as such, the Widtsoe Foundation is proud to be its publication sponsor.  

In the following videos, Jack Welch describes this remarkable commentary series. Professor Welch, Editor in Chief of BYU Studies Journal and Widtsoe Foundation Distinguished Scholar, has been pivotal in orchestrating this series, and the videos below provide unique insights into the forces that have shaped it and have given it life. Watch the following to learn more from Professor Welch about this landmark commentary series, including its significance for both Mormons and for Religious Studies scholars.