New website of journal



 ISSN 2081-8882 (print)


 ISSN 2544-3003 (online)




 DOI: 10.31743/spw





  Studia z Prawa Wyznaniowego (Studies in Law on Religion) is an annual journal published on behalf of John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin. It aims to publish scholarship (written in Polish or in English) on legal aspects of religious freedom and relations between the state and churches and other religious organizations. Special attention is given to Polish law. Many contributions, however, investigate issues relating to the law of other states, legal regulations of the European Union and international legal protection of freedom of thought, conscience and religion. Besides research articles, the journal also publishes legal opinions and commentaries, book reviews and conference reports, as well as translations and presentations of source documents.  
Studia z Prawa Wyznaniowego is indexed in the following databases:
Articles published in Studia z Prawa Wyznaniowego are also available in: LEX Czasopisma PremiumDigital Library of Catholic University of Lublin and Institutional Repository of the John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin (ReKUL). 

From 2007, the journal is included on the Polish official list of ranked academic journals.


We invite all interested to collaborate with our journal. 



Editor's office: 
Department of Law on Religion

Faculty of Law, Canon Law and Administration

John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin

Al. Racławickie 14/701
20-950 Lublin
phone: (+48) 81 445-33-71
website address: ;  ;


This journal is open access and licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.


The journal co-financed by the Ministry of Education and Science within the programme "Rozwój czasopism naukowych" [Development of scientific journals]. Contract no. RCN/SN/0196/2021/11 of 6 December 2022. Project duration: 1 December 2022 - 30 November 2024. The amount of co-financing is 40 000,00 PLN.

The aim of the programme is to support the Editorial Board of the journal "Studia z Prawa Wyznaniowego" in the implementation of its development strategy, which includes activities raising the level of publishing and editorial practices, increasing the journal's impact on the development of science and maintaining the journal in the international academic circulation.