in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Theology; Religion; Composition. 883 words.
Matheson, George (1842–1906), theologian and hymn writer, known as ‘the Blind Preacher’, born at 39 Abbotsford Place, Glasgow, on 27 March 1842, was the eldest son in the family of five...