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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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Moore's Introduction to English Canon Law 4th ed

Edited by: Tmothy Briden

ISBN13: 9781441168689
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Published: February 2013
Publisher: Bloomsbury Continuum
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £16.99

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This fourth revised edition brings an invaluable text thoroughly up to date in light of recent and forthcoming changes to ecclesiastical law. Theological students and clergy need to know the canon law in which much of their theology and parish work is embedded.

Practising lawyers will find here information on the immediate problems arising in ecclesiastical cases as well as the background of ecclesiastical law in which they are set.

This book deals with the basic principles on which canon law is built and with the complications which arise by reason of the Establishment, and gives in outline the constitution of the Church of England, and the law relating to its worship, sacraments, property, and persons.

Ecclesiastical Law
Table of Statutes
Table of Measures
Table of Canons
Table of Cases
I. Introduction
II. The Constitution: (I) The Establishment
III. The Constitution: (II) Ecclesiastical
IV. The Parish
V. Non-Parochial Units
1. Cathedrals
2. Royal Peculiars
3. Other Peculiars
4. College Chapels
5. Chapels of Institutions and the Armed Forces
6. Guild Churches
7. Private Chapels
8. Mission Initiatives
VI. Doctrine
VII Worship
VIII. Baptism, Confirmation, and Holy Communion
IX. Holy Matrimony
X. The Other Offices and Penance
1. Morning and Evening prayer
2. Visitation and Communion of the Sick
3. The Churching of Women
4. Burial of the Dead
5. Penance
XI Church Property
XII Ceremonial, Furnishings, and Decorations
XIII Ecclesiastical Persons
XIV Ecclesiastical Courts and Legal Proceddings
1. General
2. The Faculty Jurisdiction
3. Criminal Jurisdiction
XV Dispensation
XVI Relations Between the CofE and Other Churches