Bonar’s work on the nature of Christ contains the following chapters:
- The Divine Purpose
- The Fullness of Christ
- Israel’s Messiah the Christ of the New Testament
- Peter’s Confession of the Christ
- Thou Art the Christ. What then?
- What Follows this Confession
- God’s Mighty Work in and through the Church
- Life through Faith in the Christ of God
- Abiding in the Son and in the Father
- The Future Glory of the Christ
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- Examines the nature of Christ
- Discusses three designations of Christ
- Title: The Christ of God
- Author: Horatius Bonar
- Publisher: Robert Carter & Brothers
- Publication Date: 1874
- Pages: 226
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.