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When serving is your way of life, you need time-saving, available-anywhere tools to enrich your ministry. Logos Bible Software provides just the resources you need by coupling powerful study tools with a tremendous theological library. Western Seminary knows that understanding the Scriptures is the key to proclaiming and living the gospel, so we've partnered with Faithlife: the makers of Logos. This means that as long as you're a Western student, you get access to Logos as well as exclusive features like Logos Now and Mobile Ed. And when you graduate from Western you keep the software forever.

 

Logos Gold Package

LOGOS GOLD

Signature Logos Bible study tools and a wealth of theological commentaries, translations, atlases, and lexicons. Includes Logos Now and Mobile Ed. video library.

For students in ministry or theology programs

  

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Logos Bronze Package

LOGOS BRONZE

Signature Logos Bible study tools and translations, as well as a right-sized collection of commentaries. Includes Logos Now and Mobile Ed. video library.

For counseling or marital and family therapy students

 

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WHAT MAKES LOGOS GREAT?

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Access Logos on your PC, MAC, or mobile device

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View hundreds of Bibles, commentaries, lexicons directly on your device

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Greek and Hebrew language studies for both novices and power users

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One-click searches on topics, verses, people, or word studies that span your entire library

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Create beautiful sermon and teaching presentations using Logos-curated media

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Thousands of illustrations, timelines, maps, and photographic resources

 


 

"Access to a large library, no matter where I go, enables on the spot research in the most remote parts of the world."

Dr. Gerry Breshears
Professor of Systematic Theology, Western Seminary

 

 

 

WHAT MAKES LOGOS GREAT FOR STUDENTS?

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Some required class texts are bundled in, saving you even more

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Text pasted into research papers is automatically cited

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Use Logos during seminary—and the rest of your life

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WESTERN SEMINARY BUNDLE EXCLUSIVE:

Logos Now means you've always got the latest software features and resources installed

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WESTERN SEMINARY BUNDLE EXCLUSIVE:

All-access to curated theological education videos via an evergreen Mobile Ed Subscription

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"Logos is one of my favorite tools for writing. I can find exactly what I need, and often I discover something better than what I was looking for."

Dr. Randy Alcorn
Author and Director, Eternal Perspective Ministries 

 

 

ANSWERING YOUR QUESTIONS

Who qualifies to receive Logos?

Beginning with the Fall 2017 semester, new and returning students who have been admitted to a master's-level or doctoral-level degree program and are enrolled in courses for credit will receive continuous access to their Logos package for the duration of their enrollment. Students in counseling programs receive Logos Bronze, while other students receive Logos Gold in keeping with the diverse needs of those types of programs.

Students enrolled non-degree or non-credit programs (audit, enrichment, Certificate in Transformation Coaching, or Center for Leadership Development) do not qualify to receive Logos.   

Do alumni receive Logos too?

Not all of them. Students who graduate during or after the Fall 2017 semester will receive permanent ownership of their Logos Bible Software package. Mobile Ed. and Logos Now subscriptions are discontinued after they graduate, unless they choose to pay to continue those services. Alumni who graduated prior to Fall 2017 will not receive access to Logos.

Do I have to pay anything to utilize Logos?

The price of your Logos package is covered by your Western Seminary tuition expenses and the Educational Resource fee you pay each semester. There is no additonal price to pay for Logos.

Where can I get my copy?

After registering for courses for credit toward a degree (beginning with the fall 2017 semester), you will receive Logos access and installation instructions by email several weeks in advance of the coming semester. The process will require you to first create an account with FaithLife and you will then be able to download the software. If you already have a version of Logos and will simply be getting an upgrade (inlcuding access to the Logos Now/Mobile Ed features), we ask that your email address in S.I.S. (Western's Student Information System) matches that in your Logos/FaithLife account to manage the upgrade process.

I purchased Logos through the Western discount program. Can I get my money back?

Yes. Now that Logos is given to all students, students who purchased it previously through Western will receive a refund for the total paid to date less $100 per semester they've enrolled since purchasing the software. This refund will be applied to your Western Seminary student account if you're still enrolled in the fall 2017 semester.

Do I keep Logos after I graduate?

You bet. You graduate from Western, you own Logos for life. However, the Logos Now add-on and Mobile Ed. subscriptions expire upon graduation. You may continue to pay Logos directly if you choose to continue accessing those features of the software.

Do I have to utilize Logos to complete my coursework?

No. Our faculty recommends Logos as a means of easing and enhancing your seminary studies. In some cases, faculty may offer alternative assignments where students can utilize Logos videos instead of completing additional reading or research. Of course, your assignments and learning can still be completed by other means.

How do I set up Logos on my device?

After enrolling at Western, you gain access to a Logos.com user account where you may download your Logos Core engine, mobile apps, and your particular package (Gold or Bronze).

Students who seek training for their software may utilize a wealth of device-specific Logos tutorials.  

  

 

GET STARTED

A life dedicated to gospel-centered ministry promises plenty of challenge, and Western Seminary delivers the training and tools to thrive along the way. Offering Logos to our students is just one more commitment to ensuring our students serve with excellence for a lifetime.

Fill out the form below for info about how you can better live out your ministry calling by training with Western Seminary.