James Orr (1844-1913), born in Glasgow, was a Scottish Presbyterian minister and theologian. He was minister at East Bank United Presbyterian Church, Hawick from 1874 to 1891, and professor of apologetics and theology at Glasgow College
of the United Free Church from 1901 until his death. One of his more prominent works is
The Christian View of God and the World as Centering in the Incarnation (1893).
- Philip Schaff,
New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge.
- Glen G. Scorgie,
A Call for Continuity: The Theological Contribution of James Orr, Regent College Publishing, 2004.
- David K. Naugle, (Foreword by Arthur F. Holmes),
Wm. B. Eerdmans, 2002,
- George Eyre-Todd,
"Rev. James Orr", in Who's Who in Glasgow 1909.