Thomas Boston: 'The Minister, a Book, and a Controversy'
By Stephen Nichols - Posted at 5 Minutes in Church History:
Thomas Boston was born in 1676 and died in 1732. He was born in Scotland to a covenanter family. He was educated at Edinburgh, and for a time, was a schoolmaster. In 1699, he became the pastor at a small parish church in Simprin. While he was the minister of this small congregation, he wrote a number of books.