Call for Papers

Review for Religious is a Catholic, peer-reviewed journal promoting the study of Catholic religious life and its relationship to God, the Church, and the world. Emphasizing discussions on the nature of religious life and its practice in the contemporary world, the journal features peer-reviewed articles and reviews of books related to religious life.

For our open issues, we accept submissions on a rolling basis. See our themed call for papers (below) for more information on the theme and the deadline for submitting. Style and submission guidelines are here.

Submit to the Print Journal

Current Themed Call for Papers: Religious Life at the Peripheries

Submission deadline: June 30, 2022.

Full CFP coming soon!

Submitting Essays for the Website

The RfR welcomes unsolicited essays, usually between 1,800 and 2,100 words, for publication on the Review for Religious website. Essays may be conversational, personal, and narrative-driven.

Please submit essays for our online forum here.

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