A Bibliography of Irenic Literature, American and English
This Bibliography has been mainly compiled by the Rev. Melville K. Bailey, of Grace Chapel Settlement, New York.
ABERCROMBIE, R. M., D.D. Diversities of Gifts and Operations Consistent with Unity of the Church. G.T.S. A. A. Publications, New York, 1867.
ADAMS, C. Essay on Christian Union. New York, 1850.
ALFORD, HENRY, D.D. Union of Christendom Considered in its Home Aspect. (Essays and Addresses.) London, Strahan & Co., 1869.
ANON. Christian Union. (Theological Essays from the Princeton Review, Series 2.)
Claims of the Church of Rome considered with a View to Unity. London, 1850.
An Essay toward a Proposal for Catholic Union. Dublin (reprint), 1781,
Essays concerning the Church and the Unification of Christendom. New York, 1895.
Liber Redivivus: or, the Booke of the Universal Kirke Reopened. Glasgow, 1839.
Principles of Protestantism with a View to Unity. London, 1849.
Schism as Opposed to Unity. London, 1839.
Science and the Gospel; or, The Church and the Nations. London, 1870.
Scriptural Unity of Protestant Churches. Dublin, Robertson, 1835.
A Sure Hope of Reconciliation. London, Darling, 1849.
Unity: The Methodists and the Episcopal Church, n. d.
AYDELOTT, B. P. Incidental Benefits of Denominational Division: An Argument for Christian Union. Cincinnati, Jones, 1846.
BACON, LEONARD W., D.D., History of American Christianity. Ch. Lit. Co., 1897.
Irenics and Polemics, with Sundry Essays in Church History. New York, Christian Literature Co., 1895.
BANNERMAN, H. Essays on Christian Unity. London, Hodder & Stoughton, 1871.
BARBOUR, Prof. J. H. Christian Union: Ideal, Actual, Possible: A Sermon. Middletown, Conn., 1892.
BARROW, ISAAC. Discourse on the Unity of the Church. (In his Theological Works, vol. viii.) Cambridge, 1859.
BAXTER, R. Catholic Unity. (Practical Works, vol. xvi.) London, Duncan (reprint), 1830.
The Cure of Church Divisions. London, 1670.
A Defence of the Principles of Love. London, 1671.
True and Only Way of Concord of all Christian Churches. London, 1680.
BEAVER, JAMES, D.D. That They All may be One: A Sermon. Toronto, 1859.
BENNETT, W. J. E. The Church's Broken Unity. Five Vols. London, Hayes, n. d.
BENSCOUGH, EGBERT. A Discourse on the Unity of the Church. Exeter, 1704.
BIBER, G. B., and MICHELIS, FRIEDRICH, D.D. On the Unity of the Church and the Assembling of a Free Oecumenical Council. London, 1871.
BLENKINSOPP, E. L. Reunion of the Church. (Church and the World, p. 178.) London, Longmans, 1866.
BOSSUET, LEIBNTTZ, and MOLANUS. Their Correspondence. See Biography of Bossuet by H. Sidney Lear, pp. 537 ff. London, Rivingtons, 1877.
BRADFORD, AMORY H., D.D. Christ and the Church.
New York, Revells, n. d.
BRIGGS, C. A., D.D. Whither? (Christian Unity, pp. 226 ff.) New York, Scribners, 1889.
BROWN, FRANCIS, D.D. Church Unity: Address. Philadelphia, 1893.
BRUCE, J. A. The Seamless Robe: A Sermon. London, 1865.
BUEL, CLARENCE. Christian Unity in its Relation to Christendom and the Church, n. d.
The Temple and the Church. . A Plea for Unity. New York, 1887.
BURGESS, ALEXANDER, D.D., Bp. The Gathering into the Church of the Scattered Children of God. Chicago, 1887.
BUTLER, C. M. Protestant Episcopal Doctrine and Church Unity. New York, 1887.
BUTLER, WM. ARCHER. Primitive Church Principles not Inconsistent with Universal Christian Sympathy. Sermon XXIV., First Series. London, Macmillan & Co., 1866.
CARPENTER, J. K. Healing Beams for Dim and Disjointed Times. New York, 1868.
CARROLL, H. Z., LL.D. The Religious Forces of the United States. New York, 1893.
CAZENOVE, J. G. Possibilities of Union: A Sermon. London, 1865.
CHALMERS, THOS., D.D., et al. Essays on Christian Union. London, Hamilton, 1845.
CHAMBERLAIN, L. T., D.D. Christian Unity and the Evangelization of Philadelphia: An Address, Nov. 29,
1891. Philadelphia, n. d.
CHAUNCEY, P. S. The Unity of the Church. G.T.S. A. A. Publications. New York, 1840.
CHURCH CLUB LECTURES, 1895. Christian Unity and the Bishops' Declaration. New York, E. & J. B. Young, 1895.
CHURCH, P. Religious Dissensions: Their Cause and Cure. New York, Gould & Newman, 1838.
CHURCH UNITY. Five Lectures delivered in the Union Theological Seminary, New York, 1896, by the Rev. Charles W. Shields, D.D., E. Benjamin Andrews, D.C.L., John E. Hurst, D.D., Bp. Henry C. Potter, and Amory H. Bradford, D.D. New York, Scribners, 1896.
CLARK, DORUS, D.D. The Oneness of the Christian Church. Boston, 1870.
CLARKE, W. N., D.D. Christian Union: The Denomination and the Church Universal. New York, 1895.
CONGRESS OF CHURCHES, The American. Meetings, 1885, 1886. Reports printed by Case, Lockwood and Brainard, Hartford.
COSIN, JOHN, D.D., Bp. Works, vol. iv. p. 466 ff.; vol. v. p. 527 ff. Library of Anglo-Catholic Theology, Oxford, 1843.
COXE, A. C., D.D., Bp. The Gradual Restoration of Unity. G.T.S. A. A. Publications, New York, 1864.
COXE, A. C., D.D., Bp. The Criterion: a Means of Distinguishing Truth from Error in Questions of the Times; with four letters on the Eirenicon of Dr. Pusey. New York, 1866.
History and Teachings of the Early Church as a Basis for the Reunion of Christendom. Church Club Lectures, 1888.
CRAPSEY, ALGERNON SYDNEY. A Voice in the Wilderness. New York, James Pott & Co., 1897.
CROFT, HERBERT. The Naked Truth; or, The True State of the Primitive Church. London, 1675.
CROTHERS, SAMUEL McCHORD. "Members of One Body." Six Sermons preached at Unity Church, St. Paul, Minn. Boston, 1892.
CURTEIS, GEORGE H., M.A. Dissent in its Relation to the Church of England. Bampton Lectures, London, 1872.
DALE, E. W., D.D. Christ and the Controversies of Christendom. New York, Whittaker, n. d.
DAVENANT, JOHN, D.D., Bp. An Exhortation to Brotherly Love betwixt the Protestant Churches. 1641.
DAVENPORT, J. S. Christian Unity and its Recovery. New York, Appleton, 1866.
DAWSON, W. J. The Church of To-morrow. (Addresses.) New York, 1892.
DIX, MORGAN, S.T.D. Thoughts on the Lost Unity of the Christian World, and Steps to Recovery. New
DOLLINGER, J. H., D.D. Lectures on the Reunion of the Churches. Translated by Rev. II. N. Oxenham.
London, Rivingtons, 1872.
DUGGAN, FATHER. Steps toward Reunion. London, 1898.
EARBURY, MATTHIAS. Principles of Church Unity Considered, in which it is proved that Catholic Bishops are the Centre of Unity. London, 1716.
EARLE, W. The Reunion of Christendom in Apostolic Succession for the Evangelization of the World. London, Elliot Stock, 1895.
EDSON, THEODORE, D.D. Principles of Christian Union: A Sermon. Frederickton, 1853.
EDWARDS, JONATHAN, D.D. Attempt to Promote Explicit Agreement and Visible Union of God's People. Elizabethtown, 1794.
ESSAYS ON CHRISTIAN UNION by Thos. Chalmers, D.D., Robt. Balmer, D.D., Robt. S. Candlish, D.D., Rev. John Angell James, David King, LL.D., Ralph Wardlaw, D.D., Gavin Struthers, D.D., and Andrew Symington, D.D. London, 1845.
Proceedings, London, 1846. London, 1847. Proceedings, Geneva, 1861. Edinburgh, 1862. Proceedings, Amsterdam, 1867. London, 1868. Proceedings, New York, 1873. New York, 1874. Proceedings, Copenhagen, 1884. London, 1885. History, Essays, Orations, 1873. New York, 1874. Religious Condition of Christendom. London, 1852. Religious Condition of Christendom. London, 1859. Religious Condition of Christendom. London, 1880. Christendom from the Standpoint of Italy. London, 1891.
FEDERATION OF CHURCHES OF NEW YORK. Annual Reports, 1895,1896, 1897.
FORRESTER, H. Christian Unity and the Historic Episcopate. New York, 1889.
FFOULKES, E. S., B.D. Christendom's Divisions; heing a Philosophical Sketch of the Divisions of the Christian Family in East and West. London, 1865-7.
FULTON, JOHN, D.D., LL.D. Letters on Christian Unity. New York, 1869.
The Chalcedonian Decree, or Historical Christianity confirmed by Modern Science and untouched by Modern Criticism. New York, Whittaker, 1892.
GALLAGHER, MASON. To keep the Unity of the Spirit demands an Endeavor: A Sermon. Kingston, 1864.
The Unity of the Spirit, not Unbroken Episcopal Succession, the Revealed Bond of Peace to the Church. New York, 1865.
The Primitive Eirenicon. New York, 1868.
GLADDEN, WASHINGTON, D.D. The Christian League of Connecticut. New York, Century Co., 1883.
GLEIG, E. G. The Great Problem--Can it be Solved? Edinburgh, Blackwood, 1876.
GORTON, B. Primitive Christianity Revived: Visible Ordinances, Sects, and Denominations Done away. Troy, Moffitt & Lyon, 1804.
GRANGER, FRANCIS. Plea and Plan for Christian Unity. Buffalo, 1885.
GRINDELWALD CONFERENCE. Reports, passim.
HALL, A. G. Unity in the Truth Binding upon the People of God: A Sermon. Rochester, 1854.
HALL, P. The Harmony of Protestant Confessions. London, Shaw, 1842.
HALL, EGBERT. On Terms of Communion. (In his Works.) London, 1831.
HAMLIN, T. S., D.D. Denominationalism versus Christian Union. New York, Revell, 1891.
HAMMOND, JOSEPH. Church or Chapel: An Eirenicon. London, Gardner, Darton, & Co., 1890.
HANKEY, W. B. Wrong Done by Disunion to God. London, 1887.
HAKE, J. C. The Means of Unity: A Charge to the Clergy. London, Parker, 1847.
HARPER, T. Unity of the Church. (In his "Peace through the Truth.") London, Burns & Gates, n. d.
HARRIS, J. Union; or, The Divided Church made Whole. London, 1850.
HOOK, W. A Call to Union on the Principles of the English Reformation. New York, Rufus Dawes, 1843.
HORT, E. J. A., D.D. The Christian Ecclesia. London, Macmillan, 1897.
HUNTINGTON, W. E., D.D. The Church Idea: An Essay towards Unity. New York, Scribners, 1899.
Peace of the Church, (Bohlen Lectures, 1891.) New York, Scribners, 1891.
The Talisman of Unity: A Sermon. New York, Whittaker, 1899.
KENRICK, F. P., E. C. Bp. of Arath. (Coadjut. Phila.) Letters on Christian Union to B. B. Smith, Bp. of Kentucky. Philadelphia, 1836.
KETTLEWELL, S. Inquiry into the Basis of True Christian Unity. 2 vols., London, Wells, Gardner, & Co.
KIDDER, P. P. Unity of the Church: Our Work in its Restoration: A Sermon. Dunkirk, N. Y., 1872.
KIDNEY, J. S. The Unification of the Church and the Unification of Unbelief. Albany, 1870.
KNOX, ALEXANDER. Letter: On the Impossibility of Union between the Churches of England and Rome. (In his Works, vol. iii.) London, Duncan, 1837.
LAMBETH CONFERENCE. Proceedings, 1878, 1888, 1897.
LEAF, EDMUND. Christian Oneness: A Sermon. Philadelphia, 1857.
LEE, F. G, (Editor). Essays on the Reunion of Christendom, by Members of the Roman Catholic, Oriental, and Anglican Communions. With an Introductory Essay by E. B. Pusey, D.D. London, Masters, 1867.
LEWIS, W. H., D.D. Christian Union and the Protestant Episcopal Church in its Relation to Church Unity. New York, Harriman, 1858.
LINDSAY, ALEXANDER, Lord. Oecumenicity in relation to the Church of England. London, John Murray, 1870.
McCRIE, THOMAS. The Unity of the Church, her Divisions, and their Removal. Edinburgh, Blackwood, 1821.
McELHENEY, J. J., D.D. The Doctrine of the Church: A Historical Monograph. Philadelphia, Claxton, Remsen, & Haeffelfinger, 1871.
McILVAINE, C. P., D.D., Bp. The Holy Catholic Church; or, The Communion of Saints in the Mystical Body of Christ. Philadelphia, 1844
McKIME, R. H., D.D. Leo XIII. at the Bar of History. A Discussion of the Papal Plan for Christian Unity.
McNEILE, H. The Church and the Churches. London, 1847.
MANNING, HENRY EDWABD, Cardinal. England and Christendom. London, 1867.
Reunion of Christendom. London, Longmans, 1866.
Unity of the Church. London, 1842.
MASON, ARTHUR JAMES, D.D. The Principles of Ecclesiastical Unity. London, Longmans, 1896.
MASON, JOHN M. A Plea for Sacramental Communion on Catholic Principles. New York, 1816.
MASSIE, J. W. The Evangelical Alliance: Its Origin and Development. London, 1847.
MAURICE, F. D. The Kingdom of Christ. London, 1838.
On the Unity of the Church. (Theol. Essays, pp. 375-403.) London, Macmillan, 1853.
MOEHLER, JOHN ADAM, D.D. Symbolism. London, 1843. (Translated from the German.)
MOORE, E. L. Christian Unity: A Sermon. New York, 1792.
NEWMAN, E. W. Catholic Union. London, Chapman & Hall, n. d.
NEWMAN, J. H., Cardinal. Tract XC.
A Letter to the Rev. E. B. Pusey on his recent "Eirenicon." London, 1866.
O'NEIL, SIMEON WILBEBFOBCE. Christian Unity. London, Hayes, 1879.
OVERBECK, J. J. Catholic Orthodoxy and Anglo-Catholicism. London, Trübner, 1860.
PAMPHLETEER, THE. Irenicum, or the Peacemaker. Richmond, 1819-20.
PARKHURST, CHARLES H., D.D. First Steps toward Christian Unity. Two Studies: I. The Body of Christ. II. Members One of Another. New York, n. d.
PERRY, W. S., D.D., Bp. Office for the Unity of the Whole Church of our Lord Jesus Christ, n. d.
PLUMPTRE, E. H., D.D. Christ and the Kingdom. (Boyle Lectures, 1866.) London, Strahan, 1867.
POTTER, E. N., D.D. Christian Union. Baccalaureate Sermon. Bethlehem, Pa., 1890.
POTTER, HENRY C., D.D., Bp. In Church Club Lectures, 1895.
PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH (General Assembly). Correspondence between the Committee on Christian Unity of the . . . and the Commission on Christian Unity of the General Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States. Philadelphia, 1896.
Report on Correspondence with the Protestant Episcopal Commission. Philadelphia, 1896.
PRESTON, T. S. Christian Unity. (Lectures.) New York, Sadliers, 1867.
PRIME, S. I., D.D. The Ten Days' Conference of the Evangelical Alliance at Amsterdam, 1867.
PUSEY, E. B., D.D. The Church of England a Portion of Christ's one Holy Catholic Church, and a Means of Restoring Visible Unity: An Eirenicon. In a Letter to the Author of the Christian Year. London, Riving-
Eirenicon, Part II. First Letter to the Very Rev. J. H. Newman. Written 1866, published 1869. Rivingtons.
Eirenicon, Part III. Is Healthful Reunion Impossible? A Second Letter to the Very Rev. J. H. Newman. London, Rivingtons, 1870.
Essays on Reunion. The Introductory Essay. (In his Minor Works.) London, 1867.
RANNEY, D. H. The Evangelical Church. True Grounds for Union of the Saints. Woodstock, Vt., 1840.
REED, EDWAKD. Christian Unity: A Sermon. Charleston, 1847.
REID, GILBERT. The Reunion of Christendom as it appears to a Foreign Missionary. New York, Revell, 1897.
Report of his Mission Alliance. New York,
REUSCH, Dr. HEIM, D.D. Report of the Union Conferences held at Bonn, August 10-16, 1865, under the Presidency of Dr. Von Dollinger. Tr. by Samuel Buell. Now York, Whittaker, 1875.
SANCTA CLARA, FRANCISCUS (Christopher Davenport). Exposition of the Thirty-nine Articles. Lyons, 1634.
DE SAYRES, J. Christian Reunion. (Hulsean Lecture, 1886.) St. John's, N. B., 1888.
SAYWELL, WILLIAM. Means of Union. London, 1681.
Evangelical Unity. London, 1682.
SCAETH, H. M. Church Unity: A Sermon. Bath, Eng., 1871.
SCHAFF, PHILIP, D.D., LL.D. to Europe in behalf of the 1870.
Creeds of Christendom. New York, Harpers, 1877.
Harmony of the Reformed Confessions. (Separately printed.) New York, 1877.
The Reunion of Christendom. New York, 1893.
SCHMUCKER, S. S., D.D. The True Unity of Christ's Church, with a Plan for Christian Union. New York, Randolph, 1870.
SERMONS, on the Reunion of Christendom, by Members of the Roman Catholic, Oriental, and Anglican Communions. London, 1864.
SEWARD, THOMAS F. A Brotherhood of Christian Unity. South Orange, N. J., 1891.
SEYMOUR, GEORGE F., S.T.D., Bp. The Historic Episcopate: a Contribution towards Church Unity. New York, Church Unity Quarterly, I. 1, October, 1892.
SHERATON, J. P., Prin. The Lambeth Conference and Christian Unity, 1888. Toronto, n. d.
SHERLOCK, WILLIAM, D.D. A Discourse about Church Unity. London, 1681.
SHIELDS, CHARLES W., D.D. The Historic Episcopate: An Essay on the Four Articles of Church Unity. New York, 1894.
The United Church of the United States. New York, Scribners, 1895.
SMITH, H. B. The State of Religion in the U. S. A. Report to the Evangelical Alliance. New York, 1868.
Christian Union and Ecclesiastical Reunion: A Discourse. New York, 1869.
SMITH, J. C., D.D. The Church's Mission of Reconciliation: A Sermon. New York, 1880.
SPRY, J. H. Christian Union Doctrinally and Historically Considered. (Bampton Lectures, 1816.) Oxford, Parker, 1817.
DE STAECK, Baron. The Reunion of the Different Christian Communions. Baltimore, Kelley & Piet, 1868.
STEVENS, WM. BACON, D.D., LL.D., Bp. The Lambeth Conference of 1878. Philadelphia, 1879.
STILLINGFLEET, EDWARD, D. D., Bp. Irenicum: A Weapon Salve for the Church's Wounds. London, 1659.
STONE, J. S. The Church Universal. New York, 1846.
TAYLOR, JEREMY, D.D., Bp. Liberty of Prophesying. London, 1647.
TENISON, THOS., D.D., Abp. An Argument of Union. (Dissent.) London, 1718.
THOMPSON, EDWARD H. Remarks on Certain Anglican Theories of Unity. London, 1847.
The Unity of the Episcopate. London, 1847.
USSHER, JAMES, Abp. The Reduction of Episcopacy into the Form of Synodical Government Received in the Ancient Church. London, 1656.
VAIL, T. D., D.D., Bp. The Comprehensive Church, or Christian Unity and Ecclesiastical Union. Hartford, Huntington, 1841.
VAN DYCK, A. An Argument for the Abolition of Sects. New York, 1835.
WAINWRIGHT, J. M., D.D., Bp. Plea for Unity: A Sermon, n. d.
WAKE, Archbishop of Canterbury, and DUPIN. Their Correspondence. Appendix of Maclaine's Edition of Mosheim's Church History.
WARD, W. G. The Ideal of a Christian Church considered in Comparison with Existing Practice. London, Toovey, 1844.
WARD, W. G., and LITTLEDALE, E. P., D.D. Corporate Union, not Individual Secession: Two Sermons. London, 1868.
WARDEN, D. P., D.D. Christian Union: A Sermon. Philadelphia, 1881.
WHATELY, RICHARD, D.D., Abp. Thoughts on the Proposed Evangelical Alliance. London, 1846.
The Kingdom of Christ Delineated. New York, Wiley & Putnam, 1848.
WHIPPLE, H. B., D.D., Bp. Christian Union: A Lecture. New York, 1875.
WILSON, H. B. The Communion of Saints: An Attempt to Illustrate the True Principles of Christian Union. (Bampton Lecture, 1851.) Oxford, 1851.
Schemes of Christian Comprehension. London, Parker & Co., 1857.
WORDSWORTH, CHARLES, D.C.L., Bp. The Principles of "Episcopalianism" as a Basis of Christian Reunion. London, Rivingtons, 1867.
WORDSWORTH, CHRISTOPHER, D.D., Bp. Public Appeals on Behalf of Christian Unity. Edinburgh, Macmillan, 1887.
WORRELL, J. B. Christian Union: A Sermon. Kingston, 1864.