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About the EHSOC

The Ecclesiastical History Society (EHS) was founded in 1961 and aims to foster interest in, and to advance the study of, all areas of the history of the Christian Churches.

Latest announcements

We hope you like the new-look website, and find it easy to use. It is still under development, so if you have comments and suggestions about it, please send them to the webmaster, Dr Tim Grass, tgrass.work@gmail.com, or via the contact form.


Virtual Exhibition: Translating Christianity

This exhibition has been put together to reflect the conference theme for 2015-16, along with an exhibition at the Minster Library in York. Click on the title to visit, and let us have your feedback. We hope to host further such exhibitions in the future.


Presidential Podcast

Click here to see Simon Ditchfield's Presidential Address, on 'Translating Christianity in an Age of Reformations'.


An Obituary of Owen Chadwick appears at: http://www.history.ac.uk/ehsoc/revd-professor-owen-chadwick-om-1916-2015.

Postgrads and Early Career Scholars

We are keen to make the EHS an attractive community for postgrads and early career scholars to belong to. Take a look at some of the resources on offer here.


Independent scholars

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Not all of our members hold established academic posts. We are keen to develop the society's provision for those working independently. If you have suggestions as to what you would find useful, please send them to the Secretary, Dr Gareth Atkins, using the contact form.


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