1885 Horatius Bonar handwritten letter signed. Preacher, author, and missionary. (19 December 1808 31 July 1889), a contemporary and acquaintance of. Robert Murray M’cheyne. He is principally remembered as a prodigious. Friends knew him as. He entered the Ministry of the. At first he was put in charge of mission work at St. John’s parish in Leith and settled at. At the time of the. And in 1867 was moved to Edinburgh to take over the Chalmers Memorial Church named after his teacher at college, Dr. In 1883, he was elected. Moderator of the General Assembly. Of the Free Church of Scotland. He was a voluminous and highly popular author. He also served as the editor for “The Quarterly journal of Prophecy” from 1848 to 1873 and for the “Christian Treasury” from 1859 to 1879. In addition to many books and tracts was a prolific hymnodist. Many of his hymns. “I heard the voice of Jesus say” and “Blessing and Honour and Glory and Power, ” became known all over the English-speaking world. A selection of these was published as Hymns of Faith and Hope (3 series). His last volume of poetry was My Old Letters. Bonar was also author of several biographies of ministers he had known, including The Life of the Rev. Of Perth” in 1869, and in 1884 “The Life and Works of the Rev. Dodds, who was married to Bonar’s daughter and who died in 1882 while serving as a missionary in France. His hymns number over 140. Letter in good condition with no apparent wear or issue. See pics for details. The item “1885 Horatius Bonar (preacher, author, missionary) handwritten letter” is in sale since Monday, June 28, 2021. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Other Collectible Autographs”. The seller is “rarebiblesandmore” and is located in Lynchburg, Virginia. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Profession: Preacher
- Signed by: Horatius Bonar
- Autograph Authentication: Horatius Bonar
- Signed: Yes