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Thomas Erskine of Linlathen

his life and theology, 1788-1837

by Nicholas R. Needham

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Published by Rutherford House Books in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • Erskine, Thomas, 1788-1870.,
    • Theologians -- Scotland -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 529-534) and indexes.

      StatementNicholas R. Needham.
      SeriesRutherford studies., 3
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX4827.E77 N44 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 543 p. ;
      Number of Pages543
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1942095M
      ISBN 100946068291
      LC Control Number90163893

      Thomas Erskine of Linlathen (Octo – Ma ) was a revisionary and constructive lay theologian in the early part of the 19th century. This theologian article is a stub. You can help Wikiquote by expanding it. Letters of Thomas Erskine of Linlathen, Volume 1 Paperback – Jan. 1 by Thomas Erskine (Author)Author: Thomas Erskine.

      The sole influential Scottish lay theologian, Thomas Erskine of Linlathen, was born in Edinburgh on 13th October , the fourth son of David Erskine, a W.S. of distinguished ancestry, a member of the Church of Scotland who bought the estate of Linlathen near Dundee but who died in   ERSKINE, WILLIAM (–), historian and orientalist, born in Edinburgh on 8 Nov. , was seventh child of David Erskine and Jean Melvin. His father was a writer to the signet, and a son of John Erskine (–) [q. v.] Thomas Erskine (–) [q. v.] of Linlathen .

      'The name of Thomas Erskine is one of the more significant landmarks on the map of nineteenth-century British theology. Erskine, though, is little read these days, and there has long been a need for an in-depth authoritative treatment of his thought in order to rekindle our interest. Thomas Erskine of Linlathen () NAME AUTHORITIES: LOC: Erskine, Thomas, NRA: Erskine, Thomas (), advocate and theologian DNB: Erskine, Thomas, of Linlathen (), theologian and advocate LBT ID: ThErski


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Letters of Thomas Erskine of Linlathen. ERSKINE, THOMAS (–), of Linlathen, Forfarshire, advocate and theologian, was the youngest son of David and Ann Erskine. His great-grandfather was Colonel John Erskine of Carnock, near Dunfermline, a descendant of John, first or sixth Earl of Mar [q.

v.], regent of Scotland. Thomas Erskine of linlathen) ( A qualified advocate who had never practiced law, this landed proprietor of distinguished ancestry and ample means lives in the history of Scotland as the most outstanding lay theologian that country has ever produced.

Thomas Erskine of Linlathen ( - ) was an outstanding Scottish lay theologian who combined the roles of leisurely laird and theological author and correspondent. He was brought up as an Episcopalian, but in adult life his connections were mainly with the Church of Scotland and Scottish : Nicholas Richard Needham.

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Open Library. Thomas Erskine of Linlathen (Octo – Ma ) was an outstanding revisionary and constructive lay theologian in the early part of the 19th century. He was the fourth son of David Erskine, who died while Thomas was quite young.

As a result he was raised by his maternal grandmother, Mrs. Graham. Thomas Erskine, 1st Baron Erskine, KT, PC, KC (10 January – 17 November ) was a British lawyer and politician. He served as Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain between and in the Ministry of All the Talents.

Thomas Erskine of Linlathen ( - ) was an outstanding Scottish lay theologian who combined the roles of leisurely laird and theological author and correspondent.

He was brought up as an Episcopalian, but in adult life his connections were mainly with the Church of Scotland and Scottish Congregationalism.

Letters of Thomas Erskine of Linlathen by Thomas Erskine. Publisher Douglas, Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of University of California Language English. Book digitized by Google from the library of University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

Addeddate Erskine of Linlathen. If Coleridge’s theological influence depended less on his books than on his conversation and friendship with religious thinkers, the same is hardly less true of another contemporary layman, Thomas Erskine of Linlathen.

Erskine’s natural gift lay rather in intimate spiritual converse and letters than in set writing. THOMAS ERSKINE OF LINLATHEN.

LtREMARKABLE man has just passed away from among us. Thomas Erskine of Linlathen died at Edinburgh on the night of. Thomas Erskine of Linlathen: His Life & Theology (Clearance) (Needham) - Reformation Heritage Books Puritan and Reformed books at discounted prices.

After practicing law in Edinburgh for six years, Thomas Erskine () inherited the estate of Linlathen upon the death of his brother, James. Thereby freed to devote his time to theological reflection and writing, he wrote five books between and which stated opinions sharply at.

He died in at the home of his brother, David Erskine, and was buried in the family's tomb in Linlithgow. As a fitting epitaph, Erskine was immortalized in the lines of the poem "The Author's Earnest Cry and Prayer," written by his friend and fellow Scot, Robert Burns: "Erskine a spunkie Norland billie.".

Thomas Erskine of Linlathen. [Nicholas R Needham] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas R Needham. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC.

The Linlathen Vision. In 19th century Scotland a former lawyer, Thomas Erskine, gave unique expression to the passions he and his colleagues shared for community, hospitality, and ecumenical congeniality.

Desiring to pursue a better understanding of God through engagement with theology, nature, and culture, Erskine gathered to his rural home diverse persons interested in similar engagements.

Genre/Form: Personal correspondence Correspondence: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Erskine, Thomas, Letters of Thomas Erskine of Linlathen. Hanna, William,ed.: Letters of Thomas Erskine of Linlathen / (Edinburgh: D.

Douglas, ), by Thomas Erskine, also ed. by William Hanna (page images at HathiTrust) Hanna, William, The life of Christ, (New York, American Tract Society, [c]), ed. by Charles Herbert Morgan (page images at HathiTrust). After practicing law in Edinburgh for six years, Thomas Erskine (–) inherited the estate of Linlathen upon the death of his brother, James.

Thereby freed to devote his time to theological reflection and writing, he wrote five books between and which stated opinions sharply at odds with the prevailing religious positions of early nineteenth-century British thinkers. Main Author: Erskine, Thomas, THOMAS ERSKINE, of Linlathen (), Scottish theologian, youngest son of David Erskine, writer to the signet in Edinburgh, and of Anne Graham, of the Grahams of Airth, was born on the 13th of October He was a descendant of John, 1st or 6th earl of Mar, regent of Scotland in the reign of James VI., a grandson of Colonel John Erskine of Carnock.THE second and concluding volume of the Letters of Thomas Erskine has now been published, and according to our judgment, the world is greatly enriched by the possession of it.

At the same time, we will not disguise our deliberate opinion that the representatives and friends of this great inaugurator of the Third Scotch Reformation would have better provided for the Catholic• canonisation of his.