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Emmanuel College, Cambridge

So what links Harvard and Cambridge university? Answer John Harvard and Emmanuel College, Cambridge,England

John Harvard was educated at Emmanuel College Cambridge and then emigrated to America, where he lived for the rest of his life. On his death he bequeathed monies which enabled the setting up of Harvard university.

So for Inspired Sunday this week I am sharing from our trip to Cambridge

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the chapel of Emmanuel College

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There is John Harvard depicted in the stained glass and also

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you can read more of these lovely windows here

 

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