at the Grammar School, Stratford, County- of Perth. After leaving the Grammar School he taught for several years, and also prosecuted his studies with a view to the Bar. Having changed his mind, he decided to study for the ministry and entered Knox College in 1859, and graduated in 1865. Soon after he was licensed by the Presbytery- of Paris, and received calls from Markham, Picton, 'Taterdown and Wellington Square. He accepted the latter and was ordained and inducted January 23rd, 1866. After remaining there fire years, he accepted a call to Knox Church, Ingersoll, where he remained eleven years. In 1882 he received the call to his present large and influential charge. In 1891 he was unanimously elected 'Moderator of the Synod of Toronto and Kingston. Mr. Grant is a most effective platform speaker, an able preacher and diligent pastor. He is also one of the most gifted magazine writers of the day. He married,'May 9, 1866, Marianne McMullen, Fergus, Ont.