The guest speakers are Rev. James S.S. Armour
and the internationally acclaimed author, Margaret Elphinstone of Glasgow.
will speak on the "Scots in Montreal".He is a graduate of the University of Toronto and Edinburgh as well as Memorial University in Newfoundland and the Union Theological Seminary in New York.Rev. Armour acted as Minister of the Church of St. Andrew and St. Paul from 1983 to 1998 and was named Minister Emeritus in 1999.
Prior to this he
has served in churches in Alberta, Newfoundland as well as assistantships in Edinburgh and New York City.
The Reverend is currently the Honorary Chaplain of the Black Watch (RHR) of Canada and Honorary Life Chaplain of the Royal Montreal Curling Club
.He is also Chaplain of the Irish Protestant Benevolent Society of Montreal and serves on the Boards of the Mount Royal Cemetery and the Montreal Association for the Blind.
In preparation for the current celebration of the Church of St. Andrew
and St. Paul's 200th anniversary Rev. Armour
has written a book on the history of the Church, "Saints, Sinners and Scots".