Publications

Publications on a variety of topics are available to purchase from the Ministry Department.

For further information and to purchase a publication please call:

+44(0)20 7898 1416/1418

Please note: Publications under £1.00 will incur a standard postage charge.

Topic areas:

Ministry in General

Vocation

Initital Ministerial Education

Deployment

Ministry Among Deaf and Disabled People

Readers

Ministry in General:

Models of Church
Reflections on rural, urban and sub-urban
£3.00

Working in the Church
£3.00


Deacons Now
Report of the Working Party Concerned with Women in Ordained Ministry
£4.00

Ministry Paper No. 15
Issues in Theological Education and Training
£3.00

Policy Paper No.1
Local NSM
The report of a Church of England working party concerned with Local Non - Stipendiary Ministry.
£1.50

Ministry Division Annual Reports
2000/2001/2002
£2.95/£3.50

Ministry Paper No. 2
Numbers, Cost, Recruitment and Deployment
£1.50

Policy Paper No. 5
Regulations for Non-Stipendiary Ministry
£1.20

Stranger in the Wings
A report on local non-stipendiary ministry
£6.95

ABM/ACCM Occasional Paper No. 10
The Training of Training Incumbents
£0.30

Vocation:

Criteria for Selection for Ordained Ministry in the Church of England (2011)
Ordained Ministry
£4.00

Call to Order
Vocation and ministry in the Church of England
£2.00

Call to Order Study Guide
£0.50

Ministry Paper No. 16
The Care of Candidates Before and After Selection Conferences
£2.00

ABM/ACCM Occasional Paper No. 33
Placements Prior to Ordination Training
£0.50

Ministry Paper No. 13
Recovering Confidence: The call to ordained ministry in a changing world
The report of the Recruitment Strategy Working Party
£4.50

Initital Ministerial Education

Shaping the Future
New patterns of training for lay and ordained
£10.00

In association with The Ecclesiastical Law Society: Cannon Law for the newly ordained (2nd edition)
A brief guide and teaching aid
£3.00

Drawn Together
The formation of the Yorkshire Regional Training  Partnership
£10.00

The Final Report on the Regions
£4.50

ABM/ACCM Occasional Paper No. 22
Education for the Church's Ministry
The report of the working party on assessment.
£1.00    

ABM/ACCM Occasional Paper No. 18
A College and Course in Conversation
£0.50
    

Ministry Paper No.10
Current Proposals for Mixed-Mode Training for the Church of England
The report of working group of ABM's Initial Ministerial Education Committee.
£2.00    

Equipping the Saints: The Moderation of Reader Training 1999-2003
A report by Wendy Thorpe, Honorary National Moderator for Reader training
£5.00  

Ministry Paper No.8
Facing the Challenge of Racism
Story, reflection and practice in theological education and training.
£3.50    

Formation for Ministry within a Learning Church
The report of the Working Party for the Structure and Funding of Ordination Training £12.50    

Formation for Ministry within a Learning Church - The Summary
The summary of the report of the Working Party for the Structure and Funding of Ordination Training
£3.95    

ABM/ACCM Occasional Paper No. 11
Learning and Teaching in Theological Education
£0.50    

Managing Planned Growth

The Supplementary Report of the Vote 1 Review Group
£3.50    

Managing Planned Growth
The initial report of the Vote 1 Review Group.
£3.50    

Mission and Ministry (2nd Edition)
The Churches' Validation Framework for Theological Education - new ecumenical edition.
£6.00    

Mission and Ministry
The Churches' Validation Framework for Theological Education.
£5.00    

Moderation of Reader Training 1994-1999
£2.50    

Preparing for Ordained Ministry
Good practice in assessment and in reporting on candidates within initial training.
£3.50    

Ministry Paper No.1
Ordination and the Church's Ministry
An interim evaluation of college and course responses to ACCM Paper No.22.
£1.50    

ABM/ACCM Occasional Paper No. 30
Ordination Training on Courses
The report of the Working Party on the Structure and Finance of Theological Courses.
£1.00  

Reader Ministry and Training - 2000 and Beyond
Pictures of Reader Ministry
£3.00    

ABM/ACCM Occasional Paper No. 38
Residence - An Education
The report of a Working Party concerned with the concept of Residence in Theological Training
£1.50    

Ministry Paper No.4
A Review of LNSM Schemes
The report of a Working Party of the Initial Ministerial Education Committee.
£1.50    

ABM/ACCM Occasional Paper No. 9
Spirituality in Ordination Training
£0.50    


ABM/ACCM Occasional Paper No. 34
Staff Development in Theological Colleges and Courses
The report of the Principals' and Staffs' Working Party on staff development.
£1.00    

ABM/ACCM Occasional Paper No. 25
Theological Education Today
A speech by the Archbishop of Canterbury.
£0.50    

ABM/ACCM Occasional Paper No. 29
Theology in Practice
The proposals of the ACCM Working Party on Urban Studies Centres.
£0.20  

Ministry Paper No.9
The Training of Readers
A report based upon the findings of moderation visits to 38 dioceses in England.
£2.00

ABM/ACCM Occasional Paper No. 32
The Training of Readers
The report of the Working Party of the Committee for Theological Education
£1.00    

A Practical Theology of Inspections
£4.50

Governance for Trustees/Governors of Theological Education and Training Institutions
£2.00

Deployment:

Review of Clergy Terms of Service
Report on the first phase of the work
£6.00

Supporting the Ministry of Retired Clergy
£3.00

The 35th Report of the Central Stipends Authority
£3.50

Ministerial Development Review
Interim Advice
£4.00

Dignity at Work
Working together to reduce incidents of bullying and harassment
£4.00

ABM/ACCM Occasional Paper No. 28
Before you Leap
Moving to an inner city parish.
£0.50    

Ministry Paper No.17
Beginning Public Ministry
Guidelines for ministerial formation and personal development for the first four years after ordination.
£2.50    

ABM/ACCM Occasional Paper No. 35
Employing Lay Staff
Guidelines to good practice.
£1.00    

Generosity & Sacrifice
The report of the Clergy Stipends Review.
£8.95    

Generosity & Sacrifice
The results of the clergy stipends survey.
£8.95  

ABM/ACCM Occasional Paper No. 39
Good Practice in Group and Team Ministry
A practical guide for those working in or considering working in Group or Team Ministries
£1.20    

Mind the Gap
Integrated Continuing Ministerial Education for the Church's ministers.
£5.50    

Ministry Paper No.6
Ministerial Review: Its purpose and practice
The report of a Working Party on Clergy Appraisal.
£2.50    

Policy Paper No. 4
Moving Out of Full-Time Ministry
Arrangements for clergy who move out of full-time ministry in the Church of England
£2.50    

Ministry Paper No.5
Order in Diversity
Variety, numbers and issues for the ordained ministry of the Church of England
£3.00    

ABM/ACCM Occasional Paper No. 31
Ordained Ministry in Secular Employment
Reflections on the history and theology.
£1.00    

Ministry Paper No.11
Partners in Marriage and Ministry
A practical guide for husbands and wives engaged in professional ministry together and for their advisers.
£1.20    

The 27th Report of the Central Stipends Authority
Information and recommendations relating to clergy stipends
£1.90    

The 30th Report of the Central Stipends Authority
Information and recommendations relating to clergy stipends
£2.50    

The 31st Report of the Central Stipends Authority
Information and recommendations relating to clergy stipends
£3.00  

Review of Clergy Terms of Service
Report of the first phase of work
£6.00    

Ministry Paper No.19
Servants and Shepherds
Developments in the theology and practice of ministerial review.
£2.50    

Ministry Paper No.18
Shaping Ministry for a Missionary Church
A Review of Diocesan Ministry Strategy documents 1997.
£1.90    

ABM/ACCM Occasional Paper No. 17
The Training of Incumbents with Oversight of Non-Stipendiary Ministers
The training of training incumbents: Part 2
£0.50   

Ministry Among Deaf and Disabled People:

Ministry Paper No. 14
The Church Among Deaf People
A report prepared by a Working Party of the Committee for Ministry among Deaf people for the General Synod of the Church of England's Advisory Board of Ministry
£4.95

Opening the Doors
Guidelines for parishes and clergy
£7.50

Readers:

Policy Paper No. 2
Bishops' Regulations for Reader Ministry
£2.50    

Bridging the Gap

Reader ministry today - a book for those seeking to discover their vocation in Christian Ministry.
£7.95    

Ministry Paper No.20
The Deployment of Readers
A way forward in ministry.
£2.00    

Reader Ministry and Training - 2000 and Beyond
Pictures of Reader Ministry.
£3.00    

Policy Paper No. 7
Selection for Reader Ministry
£2.00    

ABM/ACCM Occasional Paper No. 37
Selection for Reader Ministry
A Report on criteria and good practice
£1.20