About Thomas Scott (The Commentator)
Thomas Scott is principally known for his best-selling work A Commentary On The Whole Bible, and as one of the founders of the Church Missionary Society. See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Scott_(commentator) for more details.
Ordained 1772 by Bishop of Lincoln to Curacy of Stoke Goldington, Bucks.
2nd Curacy at Ravenstone. Then, Olney.
To London 1775 as Chaplain to The Lock Hospital.
Rector of Ashton Sanford, Bucks, 1803-1821. Trained the first missionaries of the Church Missionary Society
First Sectretrey of C.M.S Till 1802.
First Edition of the Commentary 1788-1792.