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Divinity training

1831 - 1835

Bonar entered the Divinity Hall at the University of Edinburgh in 1831. In 1835, he was licensed to preach and subsequently served as ministerial assistant in Jedburgh and Edinburgh.

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Andrew Bonar

Very Revd Dr Andrew Alexander Bonar DD was a minister of the Free Church of Scotland, a contemporary and acquaintance of Robert Murray M’cheyne and youngest brother of Horatius Bonar. He was born in the Broughton district of Edinburgh, the son of James Bonar (1758–1821), a solicitor with the Excise, and his wife Marjory…

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