Maguire, Rev. Robert

Rev. Robert Maguire D. D. (1826-1890), was born in Dublin, Ireland. He graduated with honors from Trinity College, Dublin. He was a Rector at St. James, Clerkenwell and then St. Olave, Southwark. He was an evangelical, a temperance worker, and a very popular speaker.


Curiosmith features:

Commentary on John Bunyan's The Pilgrim's Progress

Commentary on John Bunyan's The Holy War


Books that he wrote:

  • The Miracles of Christ.
  • (Trans.) The Abbé Laborde in Rome.
  • (Ed.) Bunyan's Holy War with Notes.
  • (Ed.) Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress: with Notes.
  • A Chapter for the Living, a Memoir of a Student of King's College.
  • The Discussion of Exter Hall on the Sunday Question between R. Maguire and J. B. Langley.
  • Expository Lectures on Bunyan's Holy War.
  • The Grounded Staff: a Series of Morning Lectures.
  • History of the Early Irish Church.
  • The Immaculate Conception of the B. V. Mary Historically Reviewed.
  • John Hampton's Home.
  • Lyra Evangelica: Hymns Original and Selected.
  • Man His Likeness and His Greatness.
  • (Trans.) Melodies of the Fatherland; from the German.
  • The Miracles of Christ: Expositions.
  • Mottos for the Million.
  • Notes and Queries on the Keystone of Popery, the Creed of Pope Pius IV.
  • One Hundred Defects of the Mass.
  • The "Oxford Movement" Strictures on the "Personal Reminisces" of Dr. Newman.
  • Perversion and Conversion, or Cause and Effect.
  • Self: its Dangers, Doubts, and Duties.
  • Sermons on the Seven Churches of Asia.
  • Sighs and Songs of Earth, and other Poems.
  • St. Peter Non-Roman in His Mission, Ministry, and Martyrdom.
  • Temperance Landmarks: a Narrative of the Work and Workers.
  • Things Present and Things to Come.
  • Transubstantiation, A Tractarian Doctrine.
  • Twenty Contrasts between the Sacrifice of the Mass and the Lord's Supper.
  • What Does Popery Want Here?


The booklist is combined from:

1. John Foster Kirk, A Critical Dictionary of English Literature and British and American Authors,vol. 2 (Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1899), 1062-1063.

2. Sidney Lee, ed., Dictionary of National Biography, vol. 12 (New York: The Macmillan Company, 1909), 776.