Liverpool Diocesan Registry

Publications

The following publications will be of interest to PCCs:

CHURCH REPRESENTATION RULES 2011 and now also available online

Published by Church House Publishing, price £7.99. ISBN 0715110128 The Rules deal with church governance at parochial, deanery, diocesan and national level. Of particular interest to PCCs will be Part I - Church Electoral Roll and Part II - Parochial Church Meetings and Councils. Please note that these Rules contain a number of amendments to and replace the 2004 Rules.

PRACTICAL CHURCH MANAGEMENT (2nd Ed. 2005)

By James Behrens. Published by Gracewing, price £20.00 ISBN 0852446020 A book we recommend to PCCs, churchwardens and clergy. A very practical guide to many day to day matters, including finance, repairs, security, insurance, church meetings, child protection, services, food hygiene, data protection, copyright, employment law, charity law, VAT, etc.

CHURCH DISPUTES MEDIATION

By James Behrens. Published by Gracewing, price £30.00 ISBN 0852445784

MEDIATION IN FACULTY APPLICATIONS

An article written by Richard King for the Ecclesiastical Law Society Journal, and reproduced here by kind permission of the Ecclesiastical Law Society.

AN ABC FOR THE PCC (5th Ed.)

By John Pitchford. Published by Continuum, price £14.99. ISBN 9781906286071. Practical advice and information about the legal and spiritual duties and responsibilities of PCCs.

CHARITIES ACT 1993 AND THE PCC (3rd Ed.)

Published by Church House Publishing, price £8.99 ISBN 9780715110218 This book, produced by staff of the Archbishop's Council, provides important guidance for all PCCs in the preparation and scrutiny of their annual accounts and report. A copy of the publication can also be found in Acrobat format on the Church of England website.

See also the list of publications under Churchwardens.