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You can get involved with Modern Church in three ways:

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Benefits for individuals include:

•  a quarterly mailing including Modern Believing and Signs of the Times
•  online access to back copies of Modern Believing from 1957 onwards
•  an early booking discount for the annual conference
•  an email newsletter
•  entitlement to vote at general meetings and stand for election to governing bodies.

Subscription rates:

Subscriptions to Modern Believing and membership of Modern Church are now administered by Turpin Distribution, the agent of Liverpool University Press.

The 2016 rates for UK members are:

  • Individual members: £45
  • Concessionary members (i.e. those who are unable to pay the full membership): £30
  • Student Members: £10
  • Joint membership (two members at one address): £60
  • Joint membership (two concessionary members at one address): £45
  • Joint membership (one member, one concessionary member): £55

Rates for overseas members can be found by following the link under point 1 below.

How to join:

New members:

You can subscribe in one of the following ways:

  1. Online: click the relevant link below
    •   Institutional subscriptions
    •   New individual members (Please make sure you put your country into the 'Your region' box; it affects the subscription amount).

  2. By phone: Please call Turpin Distribution on +44 (0)1767 604951 and pay by credit card.

  3. By post: Click here to download a leaflet about Modern Church; complete the back page and return it as instructed, preferably with a direct debit form which you can download here: direct debit form.

Current Members:

If you were a member in 2015: you will be receiving a renewal letter in the post in late November.

  • To get another copy of your invoice, please contact Turpin Distribution on 01767 604951 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • If you have any other queries or difficulties please contact our administrator, Diane Kutar, on 0845 345 1909 or email her at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and she will be pleased to assist.

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Make a donation to Modern Church:

We understand you may not wish to commit to membership but we would still welcome your support.


Your donation would enable us to continue our work, as a charity, promoting an open approach to the Christian faith. You may choose to make a one-off donation or a regular payment via the secure Paypal account below.

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Ask for Modern Believing in your library:

Modern Believing is the theological journal of Modern Church. It features articles and book reviews in the areas of modern theology, Christian ethics and current affairs. It should be available through your library's regular source of subscription publications or can be ordered direct from Turpin Distribution.

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