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Daniel K Judd

Dean and Professor 1993–2021
Ancient Scripture


Dr. Judd is currently a professor of Ancient Scripture and Dean of Religious Education at Brigham Young University; he has also served as the Chair of the Department of Ancient Scripture. Brother Judd has been the author and editor of several books and many articles in the fields of religion, marriage and family relationships, and the psychology of religion. His most recent research has focused on the relationship between religion and mental health. His most article, published in BYU Studies Quarterly, is entitled, "Grace, Legalism, and Mental Health among the Latter-day Saints." He has also recently published a study on Martin Luther’s experience with scrupulosity and grace.

Research Interests

Religion and Mental Health
Psychology of Religion
Marriage and Family

Teaching Interests

Book of Mormon
Pauline Epistles

Administrative Assignments

  • Religious Education: Associate Dean (2017 - Present)
  • Ancient Scripture: Department Chair (2001 - 2004)


  • American Psychological Association (2015 - Present)

Courses Taught


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