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General Assembly of the Church of Scotland


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General Assembly of the Church of Scotland

General Assembly of the Church of Scotland

General Assembly of the Church of Scotland

General Assembly of the Church of Scotland

Moderators of the general assembly of the Church of Scotland in the Oxford DNB

MACLEOD, Norman (1838 - 1911), Principal Clerk of the General Assembly of Church of Scotland; Moderator of the General Assembly, 1900

CHRISTIE, John Cairns (born 1947), Church of Scotland Minister; Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, 2010–11

McDONALD, Alexander (born 1937), General Secretary, Board of Ministry, Church of Scotland, 1988–2002; Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, 1997–98

HECTOR, Gordon Matthews (1918 - 2001), Secretary to the Assembly Council, General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, 1980–85

KESTING, Sheilagh Margaret (born 1953), Secretary, Committee on Ecumenical Relations, Church of Scotland, 1993–2007 and since 2008; Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, 2007–08

TAYLOR, Walter Ross (1838 - 1907), Moderator of General Assembly of Free Church of Scotland, May 1900; re-elected Oct.; constituted the first General Assembly of the United Free Church of Scotland on 31 Oct. 1900; minister at Kelvinside, Glasgow

CATHELS, David (1853 - 1925), Minister of parish of Hawick since 1892; Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, 1924–25

FRASER, Dr Duncan (1903 - 1977), Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, May, 1964–65; Minister of the Church of Scotland, Invergordon, 1929–67 (Minister of the United Free Church of Scotland, Invergordon, 1927–29)

NICOL, Thomas (1846 - 1916), Moderator, General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, 1914; Professor of Divinity and Biblical Criticism, University of Aberdeen, since 1899

LUNAN, David Ward (born 1944), Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, 2008–09

ARNOTT, (Andrew) David (Keltie) (born 1945), Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, 2011–12

NIVEN, Thomas Brown William (1834 - 1914), Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, 1906–07

HOWIE, Robert (1836 - 1918), Moderator of the General Assembly of the United Free Church of Scotland in 1902

CAMPBELL, James Montgomery (1859 - 1937), Hon. CTF; Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, 1928

 

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Instituted in 1560 and meeting annually from the 18th cent., its constitution declares it to be the supreme court of a national church. Its national standing is symbolized by the attendance of the lord high commissioner (or the monarch), its freedom of action by that commissioner's place in a gallery outside assembly bounds.

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