CBQ Instructions for Contributors

Instructions for Contributors

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This style sheet was originally published in CBQ 65 (Oct. 2003) 682-710, significantly revised in Dec. 2012, and slightly updated in Feb. 2016.

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  • ARTICLES to be considered for publication are to be sent to the CBQ General Editor, Leslie J. Hoppe, O.F.M., at cbq@ctu.edu in PDF format. The author's name should not appear on the document.

    • A list of books received appears in each issue of CBQ. 
    • The Book Review Editors manage the reviews:
      • Old Testament and Qumran
        Bradley Gregory
      • New Testament and Intertestamental
        Mary Ann Beavis
    • The CBA Office ships review copies to reviewers with instructions.


  • BOOKS to be considered for review are to be sent to
    CBQ Book Reviews
    433 Caldwell Hall
    The Catholic University of America
    620 Michigan Avenue, NE
    Washington, DC 20064 USA