Medieval Sermon Studies: The Official Journal of the IMSSS

Medieval Sermon Studies (the official journal of the IMSSS) is published once a year, in the autumn. The journal is an essential resource not only for sermon specialists but also for researchers working in the fields of religious culture, history and literature. It has a world-wide circulation among eminent academics and institutional subscribers.

 See Memberships and Subscriptions for more information.

Read MSS online (members only)



The Department of Scandinavian Languages, Uppsala University, Sweden

[email protected]


Friedrich-Meinecke-Institut, Freie Universität Berlin

[email protected] 


Assistant Editors

Patricia Stoop (University of Antwerp, Belgium ) (book review editor)

[email protected]

Nirit Ben-Aryeh Debby (Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel)

Marjorie Burghart (École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, France)

Emanuele Fontana (University of Padua, Italy)

Suzanne Hevelone (Boston College, USA)


Editorial Board

Yuichi Akae (Keio University, Japan)

Staffan Borgehammar (Lund University, Sweden)

Leo Carruthers (University of Paris-Sorbonne, France)

Alberto Ferreiro (Seattle Pacific University, USA)

George Ferzoco (University of Bristol, UK)

Ottó Gecser (Central European University, Hungary)

Peter Howard (Australian Catholic University, Australia)

Anne Hudson (Oxford University, UK)

Beverly M. Kienzle (Harvard University, USA)

Patricia Stoop (University of Antwerp, Belgium)

Manuel Ambrosio Sánchez Sánchez (University of Salamanca, Spain)

Hans-Jochen Schiewer (University of Freiburg, Germany)

Phyllis Roberts (The City University of New York, USA)



Medieval Sermon Studies is an international, peer-reviewed journal, publishing high-quality, original research. This refereed journal features insightful articles on sermon studies and related areas; reviews; sermon transcriptions; and information about work in progress.

Read full Instructions for Authors at:


Editorial Enquiries

All editorial matters and enquiries should be sent to the editors:

Jonathan Adams ([email protected])

Ralf Lützelschwab ([email protected])


Contact Information

Medieval Sermon Studies is published for the International Medieval Sermon Studies Society by Taylor & Francis (