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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

Presenting the HST Class of 2016

May 20, 2016 | Written by Matt Carter

HST held her 58th annual commencement Saturday, May 16th, in the auditorium of the W.B. West, Jr. Education Center. We graduated 18 students who are serving or will serve as preachers, counselors, teachers, missionaries, youth ministers, campus ministers, and more. Dr. Howard Wright of Atlanta, GA delivered the commencement address. Wright has served in ministry for 50 years and is on the Board of Trustees of Harding University. He urged the graduates to strive to know God better, to... Read more

Bob Turner Joins First National Conference on Stone-Campbell Archives

April 11, 2016 | Written by Matt Carter

Bob Turner, a librarian at Harding School of Theology, participated in an unprecedented gathering of archivists, librarians, and historians from all three historical streams of the Stone-Campbell Movement: the Churches of Christ, the Christian Churches and churches of Christ, and the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). Focused on the “Pedagogy of the Archive,” the twenty colloquy participants came from across the country to spend three days in March in Dallas, TX, developing... Read more

HST Adds Distance Option for MA in Counseling

March 14, 2016 | Written by Matt Carter

Beginning Fall 2016, HST will offer the MA in Counseling and the Certificate in Church Counseling programs to distance students through our streaming live interactive classroom (SLIC). As a distance student, you will remotely attend weekly classes that meet on campus along with local students. You will participate in live class discussions (in real time) along with students in a physical classroom. Therapy is as much a performing art as it is a social science. Our live streaming format... Read more

The Bridge – Winter 2016

March 1, 2016 | Written by Matt Carter

…show honor to those you should honor. (Romans 13.7) A thread running throughThe Bridge, Winter 2016 is honoring those to whom we owe honor. HST honors: Missionaries. Read David Allen’s reflections on the sabbatical semester he and his family enjoyed at HST. Preachers. Dr. Allen Black wrote about the “extraordinarily difficult task” preachers have serving as a local theologian. Drs. Evertt and Ileene Huffard. HST honored the Huffards at the 2015 Leadership... Read more

Across the Bridge – Winter 2016

March 1, 2016 | Written by Matt Carter

Websites: Dr. Gray’s 12 Conversations for Leaders who Last The American Academy of Religion The Society of Biblical Literature Books:Read more