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

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
Divine Healing in Australian Protestantism, 1870–1940
Damon S. Adams, ONLINE EARLY
The Politics of the Pew: Faith, Liberty, and Authority in a Sydney Church in 1828
Matthew Allen, ONLINE EARLY
Philip IV of Spain and the Portuguese Inquisition (1621–1641)
The Convertible Saint: Expeditus through Time and Space*
Mathew Kuefler, ONLINE EARLY
Towards a Religious History of the Black Atlantic: Charles H. Long's Significations and New World Slavery
Juan M. Floyd-thomas, ONLINE EARLY
Durán of Huesca (c. 1160–1230): A Waldensian Seeking a Remedy to Heresy

Volume 40 (4)

Issue information - TOC
vol. 40 (4): 451-452
Mark D. Chapman The Fantasy of Reunion: Anglicans, Catholics, and Ecumenism, 1833–1882. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014; pp. ix + 329
Gareth Atkins, vol. 40 (4): 610-611
Renate Howe, ed.: The Master: The Life and Work of Edward H. Sugden. Parkville, Vic.: Uniting Academic Press, 2009; pp. x + 269.
Hilary M. Carey, vol. 40 (4): 612-613
Dragoş Andrei Giulea: Pre-Nicene Christology in Paschal Contexts: The Case of the Divine Noetic Anthropos. Supplements to Vigiliae Christianae 123. Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2014; pp. 419.
Doru Costache, vol. 40 (4): 614-615
Murphy Pizza: Paganistan: Contemporary Pagan Community in Minnesota's Twin Cities. Farnham and Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2014; pp. x + 150.
Carole M. Cusack, vol. 40 (4): 615-617
Ulrich L. Lehner: The Catholic Enlightenment: The Forgotten History of a Global Movement. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016; pp. 257.
John Gascoigne, vol. 40 (4): 617-618