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Thomas Chalmers (1780–1847)

Chalmers, Thomas. A Scotch theologian and social reformer; born at Anstruther, Fifeshire, March 17, 1780; died in Edinburgh, May 1847. He was one of the greatest pulpit orators of Great Britain. His most important works are: ‘Political Economy’ (1832); ‘On the Adaptation of External Nature to the Moral and Intellectual Constitution of Man’ (1833); and many widely read volumes of sermons.