The Book of Mormon Minute is a verse-by-verse commentary that was custom-designed for the ScripturePlus app. Each installment covers one to three verses, and ideally can be read in one minute. This commentary focuses on the subtle yet important hand of Mormon in telling the Nephite story. The author, Brant Gardner, will often highlight ways that Mormon makes this narrative truly stunning. In addition, Gardner will touch on points of Nephite history and culture. This commentary is an excellent way to deeply engage with every verse in the Book of Mormon in an easy, digestible way.
Brant A. Gardner (M.A. State University of New York Albany) is the author of Second Witness: Analytical and Contextual Commentary on the Book of Mormon, The Gift and Power: Translating the Book of Mormon, and Traditions of the Fathers: The Book of Mormon as History, each published through Greg Kofford Books. Both The Gift and Power and Traditions of the Fathers were awarded best in category by the Association for Mormon Literature. He has contributed articles to Estudios de Cultura Nahuatl and Symbol and Meaning Beyond the Closed Community, published by the State University of Albany. He has published several articles on the Book of Mormon in Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture. He has also presented a number of papers focused on the Book of Mormon at FairMormon conferences.