The Book of Concord contains the confessional writings of the Lutheran Church: The Apostles, Nicene, and Athanasian Creeds; The Augsburg Confession of 1530; The Apology of the Augsburg Confession; Luther's Smalcald Articles and Large Catechism; the Treatise on the Authority and Primacy of the Pope; and the Formula of Concord.
Gruber 19 Concordia. Pia Et Unanimi Consensu Repetita Confessio Fidei & doctrinae Electorum, Principum, et Ordinum Imperii.Lipsiae Anno MDLXXX (1580).
Gruber 20 Concordia. Christliche Widerholete einmütige Bekentnüs nachbenanter Churfürsten, Fürsten und Stende Augspurgischer Confession. Dresden, MDLXXX (1580). This is the first German edition of the Book of Concord.
Concordia Christliche Wiederholete Einmüthige Bekantnis. This copy of the Book of Concord from 1581 was given to LSTC in 1988. Its binding is in poor condition.
Confessio Fidei. This is a Swedish Translation of the Book of Concord published in 1663.
Other copies of the Book of Concord in the LSTC Rare Book Collection include
The Gruber Collection was assembled by L. Franklin Gruber, President of Chicago Lutheran Theological Seminary, Maywood, Illinois.
Annotation prepared by Ralph W Klein