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Bonar, Horatius

Born: 1808 AD
Died: 1889 AD, at 80 years of age.

Nationality: Scottish
Categories: Clergymen, Poets


1808 - Bonar was born on the 19th of December in Edinburgh.


1843 - He married Jane Catherine Lundie.


1848-1873 - Served as the editor for "The Quarterly journal of Prophecy".


1853 - Earned the Doctor of Divinity degree at the University of Edinburgh Aberdeen.


He entered the Ministry of the Church of Scotland.


1859-1879 - Served for the "Christian Treasury".


1867 - He was moved to Edinburgh to take over the Chalmers Memorial Church.


1869 - Wrote biographies of ministers he had known, including "The Life of the Rev. John Milne of Perth".


1883 - Elected Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland.


1889 - Horatius Bonar died on 31st of May.





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