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Hardin-Simmons University

To honor her late husband’s memory and to recognize outstanding doctor of ministry students, Carol Bratton endowed a scholarship at Logsdon Seminary. With the seminary closing, her refund request was dismissed with laughter. […] Read More

Citing five specific areas of concern, the American Council of Trustees and Alumni raised concerns about recent decisions at Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, Texas, to close its seminary and other programs. […] Read More

While the tireless work of Texas Baptists to fend off conservative fundamentalists paid off for decades, it seems the Texas winds have changed. Conservative Baptists are inching closer to acting like the fundamentalists of old. […] Read More

An abrupt announcement on Feb. 7 said Logsdon Seminary at Hardin-Simmons University in Texas would close after a vote by trustees. Few details were provided; questions remain unanswered. And just like that, the seminary is gone. […] Read More

Texas Baptist life has shifted widely. The institutions built by the generation before us, intended to keep a spirit of inclusion in our state Baptist convention, have shown considerable decline. What happened? […] Read More