Disruption o 1843

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The Disruption Assembly bi David Octavius Hill

The Disruption o 1843[1] wis a schism[2] or diveesion[3] within the established Kirk o Scotland, in that 450 evangelical meenisters o the Kirk breuk awey,[4] ower the issue o the Kirk's relationship wi the State, tae form the Free Kirk o Scotland.[5] It cam at the end o a bitter conflict within the established Kirk, an haed huge effects nae anerly within the Kirk, but an aa upon Scots ceevic life.[6]

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  1. Buchanan, Robert (1849). The ten years' conflict; being the history of the disruption of the Church of Scotland. Edinburgh: Blackie. Retrieved 22 April 2017.
  2. Durham, James; Blair, Robert (preface) (1659). The dying man's testament to the Church of Scotland, or, A treatise concerning scandal. London: Printed for the Company of Stationers. Retrieved 22 April 2017.
  3. Macpherson, John; McCrie, C. G. (editor) (1903). The doctrine of the church in Scottish theology. Edinburgh: Macniven & Wallace. pp. 91–128. Retrieved 22 April 2017.CS1 maint: extra text: authors leet (link)
  4. Miller, Hugh (1871). The Headship Of Christ (5th ed.). Edinburgh: William P. Nimmo. pp. 472–479. Retrieved 1 May 2017.
  5. Walker, Norman L. (1895). Chapters from the History of the Free Church of Scotland. Edinburgh: Oliphant, Anderson & Ferrier. Retrieved 22 April 2017.
  6. Bayne, Peter (1893). The Free Church of Scotland: Her Origin, Founders and Testimony. Edinburgh: T & T Clark. Retrieved 22 April 2017.