University in New Haven, Connecticut, third oldest university in the U.S. / 1701 founding of the Collegiate School of Connecticut, 1718 renamed after its English patron Elihu Yale, 1887 Yale University / 1701-1817 theologians were rectors or presidents, 1778-1817 leading Christian center of the United States / 1822 founding of Yale Divinity School by the Calvinist Evangelical Congregationalist Nathaniel William Taylor (1786-1858) / Edwards studied there.

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