Ministers and elders in the Church of Scotland
A Church of Scotland congregation is led by its minister and elders. Both of these terms are also used in other Christian denominations: see Minister (Christianity) and Elder (Christianity). This ar...
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List of Moderators of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland
List of Moderators of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland is a complete list of Moderators of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland from the Reformation to the present day. Some li...
Alexander MacKay (politician)
Alexander MacKay (April 3, 1818 – ?) was a merchant, farmer and political figure in Nova Scotia, Canada. He represented Pictou County in the Nova Scotia House of Assembly from 1862 to 1867 ...
The Ordination of Elders in a Scottish Kirk
John Henry Lorimer (12 August 1856 – 4 November 1936) was a Scottish painter who worked on portraits and genre scenes of everyday life.Lorimer was born in Edinburgh, the son of James Lorimer, who was ...
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David Lacy
David William Lacy DL is a minister of the Church of Scotland. He was the Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland in 2005-6.
He was born in Inverness, attended Aberdeen Grammar...
James Clerk Maxwell
James Clerk Maxwell FRS FRSE (13 June 1831 – 5 November 1879) was a Scottish scientist in the field of mathematical physics. His most notable achievement was to formulate the classical theory of ...
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Frank Matthews Leslie
Frank Matthews Leslie FRS (8 March 1935–June 15, 2000) was a mathematical physicist specializing in continuum mechanics. He is remembered for the Ericksen–Leslie theory he developed with Jerald Ericks...
John Thomson of Duddingston
The Rev John Thomson FRSE RSA (1 September 1778 - 28 October 1840) was a Scottish minister and landscape painter. He was the minister of Duddingston Kirk from 1805 to 1840.
The youngest of eight ...
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Robert Arbuthnot, 1st Viscount of Arbuthnott
Robert Arbuthnot, 1st Viscount of Arbuthnott PC (before 1625 – 10 October 1655), was a Scottish Peer and Scottish Privy Counsellor (1649).He was son of Sir Robert Arbuthnott, 17th laird of Arbut...
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James Hamilton (minister)
James Hamilton (died 1666) was a Scottish minister of presbyterian views, active in Ireland until deposed from his living.
He was second son of Gawen Hamilton, third son of Hans Hamilton, vicar of...
George Newlands
George McLeod Newlands is a Scottish theologian who is Emeritus Professor of Divinity at the University of Glasgow. He was formerly Chair of the Theology, Divinity & Religious Studies panel of the...
James Finlayson (minister)
James Finlayson, D.D. (1758–1808), was a Scottish minister in the Church of Scotland.
Finlayson was born on 15 February 1758, at Nether Cambushenie, in the parish of Dunblane, Perthshire, where hi...
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Henry Liston
Henry Liston (1771–1836) was a Scottish minister and inventor.
Born on 30 June 1771, he was the oldest son of Robert Liston, minister of Aberdour, Fifeshire. He studied for the ministry and ...
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William Patrick (minister)
The Reverend William Patrick (1791–1872) was a 19th Century Minister of the Church of Scotland and a significant contributor to the Second, or New, Statistical Account of Scotland. He seems to have be...
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Robert Laurie (bishop)
Robert Laurie (died 1677), the son of Joseph Laurie, was a seventeenth-century Church of Scotland prelate. He was minister of Stirling before becoming, after the Restoration and the reinstitution of e...
James Ferguson (minister)
James Ferguson (1621–1667), was a Scottish minister.
Ferguson belonged to the Fergusons of Kilkerran. He graduated at Glasgow University in 1638, and was ordained minister of Kilwinning, Ayrshire,...
John Robertson (minister)
John Robertson, (1768–1843) was Minister of Cambuslang from 1810 until his death. He was responsible for that Parish's entry in the Second Statistical Account of Scotland dated 1836, though he did not...
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Marcus Dods (theologian born 1786)
Marcus Dods, D.D. (1786–1838) was a Scottish minister and theological writer.
Dods was born near Gifford in East Lothian, and educated at Edinburgh. In 1810 he was ordained presbyterian minister a...
Andrew Bonar
Andrew Alexander Bonar (May 29, 1810 in Edinburgh – December 30, 1892 in Glasgow) was a minister of the Free Church of Scotland and youngest brother of Horatius Bonar.
Bonar studied at Edinb...
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George Henderson (scholar)
George Henderson (18 February 1866 – 26 June 1912) was a scholar of Scottish Gaelic.
Henderson was born on 18 February 1866 in Heughden, Kiltarlity, Inverness-shire, in Scotland. He went to Raini...
James MacLagan
James MacLagan or McLagan (1728–1805) was a Church of Scotland minister and writer. He was chaplain to the 42nd (Black Watch) Regiment, 1764–1781, including preaching in Gaelic and English at the garr...
Charles Findlater
Charles Findlater (1754-1838) was a Scottish agricultural writer and essayist.
Findlater was born 10 January 1754 in the manse of West Linton, Peeblesshire. His grandfather, Alexander Findlater, w...
James Harkness (minister)
James Harkness KCVO, CB, OBE,FRSA is a Church of Scotland minister. Harkness was born in Thornhill, Dumfries and Galloway on 20 October 1935 and educated at the University of Edinburgh. He was Ass...
John Burns (minister)
Rev. Dr. John Burns D.D. (13 February 1744 – 26 February 1839) was born in Stirling, the son of John Burns of Stirth and Janet Young of Risk.He was a minister in the Church of Scotland, and he served ...
Robert Gordon (minister)
The Rev. Dr Robert Gordon FRSE (1786–1853) was a Scottish minister and writer. He was a prominent minister in the Disruption of the Free Church of Scotland from the Church of Scotland on18 May 1843.He...
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Sinclair Ferguson
Sinclair Buchanan Ferguson (born 1948) is a Scottish theologian known in Reformed Christian circles for his teaching, writing, and editorial work. He is a professor at Redeemer Seminary in Dallas, com...
James A. Whyte
James Aitken Whyte (28 January 1920 – 17 June 2005) was a leading Scottish theologian and Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland.
James Whyte was brought up in Edinburgh and s...