Baylor Character

The Baptist and Christian Character of Baylor

What does it mean to be a Christian university in the Baptist tradition? The inherited definition of Baylor as a Christian university was based on the "atmospheric" model, a view of the Christian university defined largely by its student life, placing emphasis on a highly moral and religious kind of campus culture as its major ingredient. A common way of expressing Baylor's purpose, under this model, was to say that Baylor offered an excellent education in a "Christian environment.... "Read More