OUR MISSION: The Mormon Studies Council and Howard W. Hunter Chair of Mormon Studies at Claremont Graduate University promote a robust and scholarly understanding of Mormon culture and religion through free and open dialogue, original scholarship, graduate education, and public outreach.


October 16, 7pm: Multistake fireside honoring Howard W. Hunter: Join us for a special event at the Pasadena Stake Center, honoring the life and legacy of the 14th President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.


Claremont Mormon Scholars in Action

Patrick Mason in Deseret News regarding his new book 'Planted'Patrick Mason on Trib Talk: New Mormon Faith Crisis?Patrick Mason article in Religion & Politics: Capital PunishmentPatrick Mason on Radio West: Patrick Mason in Guardian re: Mass Resignation over Same-Sex PolicyPatrick Mason in Big Story re: Backlash over LGBT Rule ChangePatrick Mason SL Tribune re: New Same-Sex PolicyPatrick Mason on Trib Talk re: Same-Sex PolicyPatrick Mason in Big Story re: Women & Priesthood EssaysBen Spackman at Society for Mormon Philosophy and TheologyPatrick Mason in Wall Street Journal re: New ApostlesPatrick Mason in Big Story re: New ApostlesPatrick Mason on Today Show re: PolygamyPatrick Mason in The Big Story re: PolygamyPatrick Mason in Deseret News re: Family ProclamationPatrick Mason on Today Show re: End of WorldPatrick Mason on SL Trib Talk re: End of TimesRandy Powell wins Wildermuth Award with Islam/Mormon PresentationPatrick Mason in SL Tribune re: DoomsdayStudent AwardsArmand Mauss at USU and in the SL Tribune: Michael Haycock at the American Academy of ReligionTaunalyn Rutherford: Patrick Mason: Deseret News Op-Ed ArticlePatrick Mason in the News: AirTalk, Gay Rights ShiftPatrick Mason in SL Tribune re: Private Church DocumentsPatrick Mason on RedditPatrick Mason in the News: RadioWest KUER Patrick Mason in the News: AirTalk Patrick Mason in the News: Deseret News, Polygamy EssaysPatrick Mason in the News: The Atlantic, Mormon Underwear RevealedPatrick Mason on Podcast: A Thoughtful FaithPatrick Mason in the News: WBEZ