Samuel T. Logan

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Samuel T. Logan, Jr.
Born (1943-10-26) October 26, 1943
Vicksburg, MS
Title Professor of Church History at Biblical Theological Seminary
Spouse(s) Susan Luthman Logan
Children 2 sons
Academic background
Education Princeton University, Westminster Theological Seminary
Alma mater Emory University (PhD)
Thesis title Hermeneutics and American Literature
Thesis year 1972
Academic work
Discipline Church history
Institutions Barrington College
Westminster Theological Seminary
Biblical Theological Seminary

Samuel T. Logan, Jr. (born October 26, 1943),[1] is Professor of Church History at Biblical Theological Seminary and former president of Westminster Theological Seminary.[1] He served as president from 1991 to 2005. He is an ordained minister in the Orthodox Presbyterian Church.[2] Logan's tenure was abruptly terminated in 2005 by the seminary's Board of Trustees due to their perception that he was too inclusive of liberal scholarship.[3]







  1. 1 2 "Samuel T. Logan Curriculum Vitae" (PDF). Biblical Theological Seminary. Retrieved 17 May 2014.
  2. "Westminster Seminary Gets New President, Dean". Philadelphia Inquirer. 30 June 1991. Retrieved 17 May 2014.
  3. "Embattled professor to leave seminary Westminster suspended Peter Enns for writing a book saying both men and God wrote the Bible". Philadelphia Inquirer. 26 July 2008. Retrieved 17 May 2014.
Academic offices
Preceded by
George C. Fuller
President of Westminster Theological Seminary
Succeeded by
Peter Lillback

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