Why the Church and the Law?

Professor Rosamond McKitterick is President of the Ecclesiastical History Society 2018-19. Here she explains her choice of theme for the annual Summer meeting 2018 and winter, selected papers from which will form the volume Studies in Church History 56.   My first paper at an international conference as a very young graduate student (and consequently…

Why ‘Churches and Education’?

Professor Morwenna Ludlow is President of the Ecclesiastical History Society 2017-18, here she explains her choice of theme for the annual summer conference: ‘Churches and Education’.

The Church & Empire, Edinburgh 2016: Conference Report

Few themes excite the historian’s imagination as much as that of Empire, and this year’s EHS Summer conference proved that religious historians are no exception. Delegates gathered from around the globe to speak to this particularly global theme, and there can be few more beautiful or historically rich settings for such a gathering than the shadow of Arthur’s Seat in the heart of Edinburgh.