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Traditio is an international journal, published annually and dedicated to the study of ancient and medieval history, thought, and religion.

The Journal Publishes:

  • Monographic essays
  • Critical editions of texts
  • Research tools such as catalogues of unpublished manuscripts

Submissions are accepted in the following languages:

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Articles have focused on:

  • History
  • History of art
  • Literature
  • Philosophy
  • Patristics or patrology, the study of early Christian writers from the end of the New Testament
  • Theology in the period of late antiquity
  • Early Christianity through the Middle Ages up to A.D. 1500

For inquiries and submissions, contact the Managing Editor, Joseph Lienhard, SJ at

For further information, including the style sheet, index of published articles and authors, see the Traditio website.