Truth and Error
Bonar examines God’s will and man’s will, election, predestination and foreknowledge, faith, and more in this collection of essays on some of the major doctrines of Christianity.
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- Provides 10 letters
- Includes introductory Scripture for each chapter
- Offers notes concluding various chapters
Praise for the Print Edition
It meets a want often felt in this country as well as that, of some brief and popular presentation of the truth, accompanied with a confutation of the opposing errors. It is characterized by that earnestness, sincerity, and piety, which distinguish the writings of the excellent author.
—Southern Presbyterian Review
- Title: Truth and Error
- Author: Horatius Bonar
- Publisher: W. P. Kennedy
- Publication Date: 1850
- Pages: 214
About Horatius Bonar
Horatius Bonar was born and raised in Edinburgh, Scotland, in a family with a long history of ministry in the Church of Scotland. After graduating from the University of Edinburgh in 1838 (where he studied under Dr. Thomas Chalmers), Bonar was ordained and became pastor of the North Parish, Kelso, where he remained for 28 years. He joined the Free Church of Scotland after “the Great Disruption” of 1843, and in 1853 he earned a doctor of divinity degree from the University of Aberdeen. In 1867, he took over ministry duties at Chalmers Memorial Church in Edinburgh, and in 1883 he was elected Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland. A prolific author, he wrote and edited numerous books, biographies, articles, poems, tracts, and over 600 hymns. Horatius Bonar died on May 31, 1889.