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Andover Newton Theological School

Address: 210 Herrick Road, Newton, MA 02459
Phone Number: 617-964-1100
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Ranked #2 of 19 Attractions in Newton
Type: Educational Sites, Sights & Landmarks
Fee: No
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Type: Educational Sites, Sights & Landmarks
Fee: No
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Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 8:50 pm

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Newton, Massachusetts
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Andover Newton stands at the radical middle of theological school honoring what is best from both the progressive and evangelical theologies in the Protestant free-church tradition. Its unique location next door to Hebrew College affords an opportunity for interfaith learning fostered through relationships. The faculty have a passion for teaching that inspires students who come from all parts of the... More 

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Rochester, New York
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35 reviews 35 reviews
7 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Andover Newton Theological School was founded in 1807 and is our nation's first theological school and the first of our nations graduate schools of any kind. It is situated on a hilltop in Newton Centre, Mass and encompasses 23 partially wooded acres with wonderful views of Boston and the surrounding area. Anyone interested in theological education should pay a visit.... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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63 reviews 63 reviews
20 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

I have attended continuing education events at Andover-Newton and loved the setting and the scholarship. Easy to get to from public transportation, just next to Newton.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

Vibrant Christian education. Traditional Christian with an open mind and heart. Open to all walks. Spiritual development with intellectual growth, global and local justice focus.

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Houston, Texas
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30 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

With a beautiful campus lined with buildings dating from the 1820s, Andover Newton is a beautiful place to experience New England history and study. With a library that includes some of the oldest theology books in America, the school was the first to grant the master of divinity degree, now the standard degree required for ordination of mainline Christian pastors.... More 

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