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Letters Policy

Beginning in its December 2021 issue, Church History: Studies in Christianity and Culture will publish letters concerning articles and book reviews. Authors referenced in letters will be given an opportunity to respond, and the letter and response will be published in the same journal issue. No further correspondence will be accepted. Letters should not be longer than 800 words, may not contain potentially libelous statements, may be edited for spelling and grammar, and will be published only at the discretion of the editors.


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