Overview of Church law and Church lawyers legislating about women
With regard to early Church rules, known as ‘Canons’, see the overview of Church Councils and Local Synods.
See also the synopsis of how Church Law has treated women.
|Date of publication||Name/author||description|
|1140 AD||Decretum Gratiani||earliest Church law book|
|1148||Rolandus Bandinelli||canon lawyer/theologian|
|1181||Sicardus of Cremona||canon lawyer/theologian|
|1215||Johannes Teutonicus||canon lawyer/theologian|
|1253||Henricus de Sergusio||canon lawyer/theologian|
|1300||Guido de Baysio||canon lawyer/theologian|
|1338||Joannes Andreae||canon lawyer/theologian|
|1408||Antonius de Butrio||canon lawyer/theologian|
|1234 – 1916||Codex Iuris Canonici
from a standard commentary
|canons regarding women|
|1917 – 1983||New Code of Church Law||canons regarding women|
|1983||Latest Code of Church Law||canons regarding women|
|1995||Canon Law Society of America||report of an ad hoc committee|
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