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HELPING YOU DO MINISTRY BETTER Harding School of Theology offers you graduate-level seminary studies to better equip you for ministry leadership, theological studies, and counseling. You will join... Read more

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  The Harding School of Theology library is more than a collection of books. It’s your source for information and connection to the larger world, whether through online databases, tips from... Read more



Your gifts to Harding School of Theology form the foundation of the school’s financial stability. Without your support, our seminary’s important work of training ministry leaders would be... Read more

Theme for the 2015-2016 Academic Year: The Power of the Spirit

September 23, 2015 | Written by Matt Carter

(read the theme article here) Each year HST has a theme for the year. We choose an important doctrine or scriptural theme to study more fully throughout the year. A faculty member writes an article on the theme that appears in the academic catalog, in The Bridge, and on this website. Our chapel sermons and the West Lectures always center on this theme. A banner hangs at the front of the chapel to remind us of our special focus for the year. The theme for the 2015-2016 academic year is... Read more

The Bridge Summer 2015

September 4, 2015 | Written by Matt Carter

Fall Dinner to Honor Huffards In the Summer 2015 issue of The Bridge: The HST®  Leadership Council Dinner will honor Dr. Evertt and Dr. Ileene Huffard on November 14 for their years of service to the church in a variety of roles. Dr. Allen Black, dean of HST, shares his love for the school. The Class of 2015 Resources on Homosexuality and Same-sex Marriage As always, you will hear good news from faculty, students, and alumni that will give you hope and joy at the work God is... Read more

Across the Bridge Summer 2015

September 4, 2015 | Written by Matt Carter

Life as a Distance Student A Few Summer Pictures Guess what’s now available in the HU Bookstore! Links Campus for Christ: an organization for campus ministries associated with Churches of Christ HopeWorks: Providing Hope and Jobs in Memphis for over 25 years National Jail and Prison Ministry Workshop Kairos Church Planting Shepherds Network: a one-day seminar for church leaders at HST September 12 Sermon Design: Mac/iOS software to help with sermon preparation Harding Academy of... Read more

Convocation Set for Aug. 24 – Dr. Black’s Inauguration as Dean

August 18, 2015 | Written by Matt Carter

Join the HST community for our annual Convocation Monday, August 24, at 7:00 in the West Center Auditorium on the HST campus. This will be the formal installment of Dr. Allen Black as the new dean of HST, and he will present his inaugural address, with a reception to follow. Dr. Black became dean July 1 as Dr. Evertt W. Huffard stepped aside after sixteen years as dean to focus more on teaching, writing, and consulting with churches on leadership issues. Black (Ph.D., Emory... Read more

Two Harding Minutes featuring HST

August 4, 2015 | Written by Matt Carter

Each month Harding President Dr. Bruce McLarty presents a two minute video highlighting one or two aspects of Harding University’s mission and life. The August 2015 edition features HST. Join Dr. McLarty as he shares how God has used HST to impact the church worldwide.Read more