(from CNEWA WORLD November – December 2001)
Eastern Canons Published
Posted: 19 Sep 2001
The Canon Law Association of America has published a new English translation of the Code of Canons of the Eastern Churches, translated in consultation with leading church authorities by CNEWAs Chorbishop John D. Faris, Assistant Secretary General, and Father Jobe Abbass, O.F.M. Conv., of the Pontifical Oriental Institute, members of an ad hoc committee established in 1995.
The 860-page text contains the official Latin text and the fontes, or canonical sources for particular canons, as well as the English translation. The volume is compatible with the Code of Canon Law, which pertains to the Latin Church.
For more information about the Code of Canons of the Eastern Churches or the Code of Canon Law, please contact CLSA Publications, P.O. Box 463, Annapolis Junction, MD 20701-0463 or by telephone at (301) 362-8197 [Fax: (301) 206-9782]. The list price of the Code of Canons of the Eastern Churches is US$60. The ISBN is 0-943616-88-3.
Canon Law Society of America web site: http://www.clsa.org/publications/index.html