The Little Minister tells the story of the relationship of a poor Irish Minister of Religion to his congregation.
The Little Minister
J.M Barrie’s novel about Gavin Dishart a poor young minister of religion. Needless to say this is his first church . And he is not very comfortable serving the members. It’s set in Thrums, a Scottish weaving village.Not to mention the fact that the weavers he serves are in protest against reduction in their wages. As well as the harsh working conditions. In addition Gavin Dishart got word from Babbie , a gypsy that Lord Rintaul the local laird has summon the Milita . As the weavers prepare for a fight. As the fight progresses Dishart rescues Babbie from the soldiers. Needless to say they fell in love.