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HST is a community of people who share a passion for serving in God’s kingdom. To hear from our students and faculty, click here.     Click here for a virtual tour of the HST campus.... Read more

Prospective Students

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


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 “challenging Christian leaders to... Read more

HST goes LIVE for Distance Students; Updated Residency Requirements

March 31, 2017 | Written by Matt Carter

HST has Good News for our students, especially distance students! This year HST has been experimenting with HST LIVE (Live Interactive Video Education), a format that allows distance students to attend classroom sessions via the internet. The courses are proving to be popular with distance students and with faculty. It is even popular with residential students, who enjoy interacting with students who live in other places— even other countries! Through HST LIVE, students are able to... Read more

Dr. Jack Lewis’s 98th Birthday!

March 24, 2017 | Written by Matt Carter

HST faculty and staff gathered today to celebrate Dr. Lewis’s 98th birthday. We are thankful for his legacy of rigorous scholarship to the glory of God. In honor of this day, we wanted to share Dr. Lewis’s book list on Amazon. Of course, this is only a fraction of the books and articles he has written. You can see the HST library’s holdings of Dr. Lewis’s books here. (Not to mention the dozens of articles he published in academic journals.)Read more

The Bridge Winter 2017

February 16, 2017 | Written by Matt Carter

Mentoring The Winter 2017 issue of The Bridge begins with reflections from Harding University President Dr. Bruce McLarty reflecting on nine lessons he learned as an HST student 35 years ago. The rest of the issue focuses on the value of mentoring in ministry. You’ll hear from young ministers about their experience being mentored, and from older ministers reflecting back on the value of mentoring in their lives. As always, you will also hear news and notes about happenings on... Read more

Across the Bridge Winter 2017

February 16, 2017 | Written by Matt Carter

Mentoring Across the Bridge features expanded coverage of stories from the Winter 2017 issue of The Bridge. If you know someone who may be a good fit for graduate studies at HST, please encourage them to attend our Virtual Open House, February 28, 3-4:30 central time. Click here to read Caleb Dillinger’s review of Recapturing the Voice of God in Homiletic (Vol. 41, No. 2, 2016). This video from the Annual Fall Dinner features three students mentioned in or writing for this issue,... Read more

The Bridge, Fall 2016

November 28, 2016 | Written by Matt Carter

A new look! You’ll quickly notice that The Bridge has a new look for the Fall 2016 issue. You will also notice just as quickly that the content is still there to connect you to Harding School of Theology and keep you up to date on the important work being done here. In this issue, you get articles from dean Dr. Allen Black, former dean Dr. Evertt W. Huffard, and M.Div. student Parker Bullard. You will also see updates from students, faculty, and staff. All of this and more in the... Read more