norman macleod


norman macleod

influential liberal Presbyterian minister of the Church of Scotland who took advantage of the controversy over church reform during 1833-43 to implement policies advocated by the Free Church of Scotland (which seceded in 1843) while yet remaining within the mother church. He was also known for his ministry to the Scottish working classes.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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