DUNNING, ALBERT ELIJAH: Congregationalist; b. at Brookfield, Conn., Jan. 5, 1844. He was graduated at Yale College in 1867, and Andover Theological Seminary in 1870. From 1870 until 1880 he was pastor of the Highland Congregational Church, Boston, and was then general secretary of the Congregational Sunday-school and Publishing Society until 1889, since which time he has been editor in chief of the Congregationalist. He was a member of the International Sunday-school Lesson Committee 1884-1902, and its secretary 1897-1902. In 1903 he was elected secretary of the department on Sunday-schools of the Religious Education Association, and was made chairman of the committee on polity for the union of the Congregational, United Brethren, and Methodist Protestant Churches in 1906. He has written The Sunday-school Library (Boston, 1883); Bible Studies (1888); and Congregationalism in America (1894).