BONET-MAURY, Gaston

BONET-MAURY,  Amy Gaston Charles Auguste. Paris 2.1.1842 — Paris 20.6.1919. French Protestant Historian. After school in Paris studies at Geneva and Strasbourg, graduated 1867 from Strasbourg. Protestant pastor in Dordrecht 1869-72, Beauvais 1872-76 and Saint-Denis 1877. Lecturer, then Professor of Church History at the new Protestant Faculty of Theology in Paris. Hon. D.D. 1901 Glasgow.Thus Wikipedia, but ccel.org gives his ecclesiastic career differently: Dordrecht 1868-72 and Beauvais 1872-79, from 1879 Professor in Paris.

Publications: “Akbar, un initiateur de l’étude comparée des religions et un précurseur de la tolérance dans l’Inde (1542-1605)”, RHR 11, 1885, 133-159; “La religion d’Akbar et ses rapports avec l’islamisme et le parsisme”, RHR 51, 1905, 153-171.

De l’unité morale des grands religions de la terre. 1894.

Le Congrès des religions à Chicago en 1893. 345 p. P. 1895.

– Much on Western religious history.

Sources: Wikipedia.

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