Journal of Religious History

The Journal of Religious History is an international, fully refereed journal which publishes articles and reviews current work in the history of religions and their relationship with all aspects of human experience. With high quality international contributors, the journal explores religion and its related subjects, along with debates on comparative method and theory in religious history.

Triennially: February, June, October.

Publisher: 
Wiley-Blackwell
ISSN (print): 
0022-4227
ISSN (online): 
1467-9809

Latest articles

Rational Dissent, Unitarianism, and the Closure of the Northampton Academy in 1798
David L. Wykes, ONLINE EARLY
A Long History of Faith-Based Welfare in Australia: Origins and Impact
Shurlee Swain, ONLINE EARLY
Signs of Spiritual Crisis or Evidence of Unexpected Commitment? Attitudes to Compulsory Church Parades in the First AIF
Daniel Reynaud, ONLINE EARLY
Cluniac Customs Beyond Cluny: Patterns of Use in the Southern Low Countries
J. Diehl, S. Vanderputten, ONLINE EARLY
High Medieval Monasteries as Communities of Practice: Approaching Monastic Learning Through Letters
Micol Long, ONLINE EARLY
Pioneering Leadership: Historical Myth-Making, Absence, and Identity in the Churches of Christ in Victoria
Kerrie Handasyde, ONLINE EARLY
“Soldiers of Christ” from the Byzantine Perspective: Monks, Emperors, and Conflict in the Early Byzantine Empire
Walter Roberts, ONLINE EARLY
Anchoring Pontifical Authority: A Reconsideration of the Papal Employment of the Title Pontifex Maximus
Roald Dijkstra, Dorine Van Espelo, ONLINE EARLY
Indian Messiah: The Attraction of Meher Baba to British Audiences in the 1930s
Sumita Mukherjee, ONLINE EARLY
The Latest Instalment in the Whig Interpretation of Australian Education History: Catherine Byrne's JORH Article “Free, Compulsory and (not) Secular”
David Hastie, ONLINE EARLY
Land, Labour and Ambivalence: Lutheran Missionaries Managing Land Disputes at Cape Bedford Mission
Kirstie Close-Barry, ONLINE EARLY
Duelling Ecclesiologies: 1640s Religious Independency in Katherine Chidley's Separatism vs. Thomas Edwards's Presbyterianism
Peter Elliott, ONLINE EARLY
Long-Distance Pilgrimage and the Counter Reformation in France: Sacred Journeys to the Mont Saint-Michel 1520 to 1750
Elizabeth Tingle, ONLINE EARLY
Durán of Huesca (c. 1160–1230): A Waldensian Seeking a Remedy to Heresy
Adam L. Hoose, ONLINE EARLY

Volume 40 (3)

Issue information - TOC
vol. 40 (3): 301-302
Alden A. Mosshammer: The Easter Computus and the Origins of the Christian Era. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2008; pp. xi + 474.
Daniel Anlezark, vol. 40 (3): 428-429
Kim Phillips: Before Orientalism: Asian Peoples and Cultures in European Travel Writing, 1245–1510. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014; pp. x + 314.
Keagan Brewer, vol. 40 (3): 429-430
Clark Chilson: Secrecy's Power: Covert Shin Buddhists in Japan and Contradictions of Concealment. Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2014; pp. xvii + 242.
Carole M. Cusack, vol. 40 (3): 430-432
Bulcsú K. Hoppál, ed.: Theories and Trends in Religions and in the Study of Religion. Budapest: L'Harmattan, 2015; pp. 307.
Carole M. Cusack, vol. 40 (3): 432-433
Constance Brittain Bouchard: Rewriting Saints and Ancestors: Memory and Forgetting in France, 500–1200. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2015; pp. xvi + 362.
Elizabeth Freeman, vol. 40 (3): 433-435