Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

New Theology Review is a Catholic online, open-access journal of theology and pastoral ministry published by Catholic Theological Union through the Paul Bechtold Library.  Its mission is to serve the Church by providing, through the publication of articles, a forum for theologians and pastoral ministers to engage the Catholic tradition in respectful, constructive, and critical dialogue.Its primary intent and direction is to promote a deeper understanding of the Christian faith and the mission of the Church.

 

Section Policies

Articles

Editors
  • Melody Layton McMahon
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Columns

Editors
  • Melody Layton McMahon
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Reviews

Editors
  • Robin Ryan, CP
Checked Open Submissions Unchecked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Vatican II Reminiscences

Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

All submissions to be considered for publication in the peer-reviewed section of NTR will be subject to a double-blind peer review process, i.e. the reviewers will not know the identity of the author(s) and the author(s) will not know the identity of the reviewers(each article will be sent to two reviewers). Reviews typically are performed within one month. 

All other submissions to the journal (columns, reviews, etc.) will be subject to review by the editorial board.

 

Publication Frequency

NTR is published twice a year in March and September.

 

Open Access Policy

NTR provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

 

Archiving

This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...