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The Divinity school address

Delivered before the senior class in Divinity College, Cambridge, Sunday evening, July 15, 1838

by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Published by American Unitarian Association] in [Boston, Mass .
Written in English


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ContributionsAmerican Unitarian Association
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LC ClassificationsBR123 E6
The Physical Object
Pagination22p.
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24356054M

This week is Commencement at Harvard University, so in honor of this joyous occasion we bring you one of the most well-known commencement speeches given: Ralph Waldo Emerson’s “Divinity School Address”: Delivered before the Senior Class in Divinity College, Cambridge, Sunday Evening, J .


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Photo by J.B. Hill is licensed under CC This content uses referral links. As I stated in a previous post, I recently began studying toward a Master of Divinity at Yale Divinity the application is extensive, the personal.Emerson’s Address is routinely name-dropped as part of the school’s own autohagiography — the chapel in Divinity Hall is even called “Emerson Chapel” now.

However, the Address caused.