October 5, 1833, Newcastle-on-Tyne, England.

July 19, 1890, Braemar, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.

Saint Andrew’s churchyard, Braemar, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.

Educated at Glasgow University, Kelly studied theology at Bonn (1852-54); New College, Edinburgh (1856-67); and the Theological College of the English Presbyterian Church in London. He served congregations in Hebburn-on-Tyne and Streatham, and as of 1887 was Tract Editor of the Religious Tract Society. His works include:

  1. Awake, My Heart, with Gladness
  2. Come, and Christ the Lord Be Praising
  3. Now Let Us Come Before Him
  4. Upon the Cross Extended
  5. Why Should Cross and Trial Grieve Me?

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