See also:principal of
See also:Glasgow University, was
See also:born on the 28th of
See also:January 1835 at Rosneath,
See also:Dumbartonshire . He was educated at the
See also:universities of
See also:Edinburgh, St Andrews and
See also:Heidelberg . In 1859 he was assistant
See also:minister at St Andrew's
See also:Montreal, and in
See also:February 186o was inducted as minister of Rosneath in succession to his
See also:father . In 1887 he removed to Glasgow as
See also:professor of church
See also:history; he had also been appointed ;.n 1886 to a chaplaincy to
See also:Victoria . In 1898 he became principal of the university in succession to
See also:John Caird . He was moderator of the General
See also:Assembly in 1894, and its principal clerk from that
See also:year till his
See also:death on the 13th of January 1907 .
See also:Story was a staunch supporter of his Church, and had little sympathy for schemes of
See also:reunion with the other Presbyterian communities . He vigorously opposed the
See also:action of
See also:Bishop Welldon, then metropolitan of
See also:Calcutta, in excluding Scottish chaplains and troops from the use of garrison churches in India because these had received episcopal consecration . He was characterized by an absolutely fearless honesty, which sometimes gave offence, but at the basis of his nature there was a warm,
See also:tender and sympathetic heart, incapable of meanness or intrigue . In addition to lives of his father (1862), Professor Robert
See also:Lee (1870) and
See also:William Carstares (1876), he published a devotional
See also:book Christ the Consoler; a
See also:volume of sermons, Creed and Conduct (1878); The Apostolic
See also:Ministry in the Scottish Church (
See also:Baird Lecture, 1897), and several
See also:pamphlets on church questions . See Principal Story, a Memoir by his Daughters (1909) .
JOSEPH STORY (1779-1845)
WILLIAM WETMORE STORY (1819—1895)
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