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.

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Latest articles

Expanding the Australian Empire?: The Australian Council for the World Council of Churches, the Menzies Government and the New Hebrides in the late 1950s
Christopher Waters, ONLINE EARLY
Reconciling State and Society? The Practice of the Common Good in the Partnership of Bishop David Sheppard and Archbishop Derek Worlock
Was Photios an Anti-Latin?: Heresy and Liturgical Variation in the Encyclical to the Eastern Patriarchs
Papal Power and Protection in the Shebet Yehudah
Rebecca Rist, ONLINE EARLY
Conversion Narratives and the Roman Inquisition in Malta, 1650–1700
Frans Ciappara, ONLINE EARLY
Antillean Islander Space: On the Religious Beliefs and Representations of the Taíno People
Ivan Rodríguez López, ONLINE EARLY
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
Lay Defender of Catholicism: Dr. Edward Swarbreck Hall in Tasmania 1833–1881
Stefan Petrow, 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
Men in the Communities of Dominican Nuns – Sister-Books Discussing Priests and Friars
High Medieval Monasteries as Communities of Practice: Approaching Monastic Learning Through Letters
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