By Margaret Lamberts Bendroth

Andover Newton Theological tuition is the oldest graduate theological establishment within the usa. Margaret Lamberts Bendroth the following deals a compelling account of this old establishment and its unique resources. Andover Seminary, a Congregational tuition demonstrated in 1807, opened in 1808 and served as a version for American theological schooling. Newton Theological establishment, a Baptist college, was once based in 1825. The e-book deals completely new fabric at the improvement of Andover Newton after these unique colleges united in 1931. As a part of Andover Newton's storied 200-year background, Bendroth explores the unquestionable highbrow contributions of the school, together with Moses Stuart, Alvah Hovey, Gabriel Fackre, Max Stackhouse, Phyllis Trible, etc. She additionally examines the various paths intersecting with the school's tale, from American schooling regularly to the advance of Protestant concept, to the advanced histories of race and gender in American society.

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