2024 Day Conference – save the date!

The next ELS Day Conference will be ‘The Law of Liturgy in the Church of England: Dead or Alive?’, taking place on 27 April 2024 at St Peter’s, Eaton Square, in London

Moral & Material Decay: Four centuries of the Court of Arches

There is currently a temporary exhibition at Lambeth Palace Library entitled "Moral & Material Decay: Four centuries of the Court of Arches". The Court of Arches is the Province of Canterbury’s most senior ecclesiastical court. There is a digital component to the...

Day Conference 2023

On Saturday 10 June 2023, the Ecclesiastical Law Society’s Thirty-fifth Annual Conference took place at St Peter’s Eaton Square in London.

Introducing Ordinands to Canon Law

The Revd Stephen Coleman, trustee of the ELS, and the Revd Russell Dewhurst, Communications Officer, have been introducing ordinands to the canon law of the Church of England at TEIs (Theological Education Institutions) across the Church of England.

The Coronation of His Majesty the King

To mark the Coronation, the ELS and Cambridge University Press have published ‘The established nature of the Church of England: a collection of essays to mark the Coronation of King Charles III.’