The death of Her Majesty the Queen

Members of the Ecclesiastical Law Society mourn the loss of Queen Elizabeth the Second, who has been an inspirational Christian leader for as long as many of us can remember. May she rest in peace. We pray for the whole Royal Family in mourning, and especially for the...

Principles of Canon Law 2022 available for purchase and download

The Principles of Canon Law Common to the Churches of the Anglican Communion (Second Edition, 2022) are now available for purchase in hard copy here, and in PDF format for download here. Since 2008, the Principles have been used in academic research, ecumenical...

Faculty Jurisdiction Rules 2015, as amended

The Church House Legal Office has prepared an informal Keeling Schedule of the Faculty Jurisdiction Rules as they have effect from 1 July 2022, incorporating the amendments made by the Faculty Jurisdiction (Amendment) Rules 2022: available here.