The Catholic University of America Press



The Jurist: Studies in Church Law and Ministry

The only journal published in the United States devoted to the study and promotion of canon law. The Jurist explores canon law issues relating to the life of the church today, its historical sources, and various applications in diverse church ministries. The journal is peer-reviewed.
Editor:  Kurt Martens
Book Review Editor: Siobhan M. Verbeek
Editorial Office:
The Catholic University of America
School of Canon Law
620 Michigan Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20064
Frequency:  Bi-annual - July and December
Size:  6x9
Circulation:  900
ISSN: 0022-6858
E-ISSN: 2326-6236
Indexing and Abstracting: Canon Law Abstracts, Catholic Periodical and Literature Index
Annual Subscriptions 2016:
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Individuals: $30.00
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Electronic Version: The Jurist is available in electronic format from Hein Online. Beginning with the 2012 issues, the journal will also be available from Project Muse.

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