Selected Reference Documents related to the Code of Canon Law
Prepared by Monsignor Jason Gray of the Diocese of Peoria
Texts of the Codes of Canon Law
The 1983 Code of Canon Law has been updated with all modifications issued through 2021, including the new penal law in Book VI. Two errors in the English translation of cc. 1376 and 1389 were corrected on March 9, 2022.
The cross reference table can show the corresponding canons in the 1917, 1983, or 1990 Codes by sorting the data according to the desired code.
If you are interested in an English translation of the 1917 code, please consider the following:
- Peters, Edward N. 1917 Pio-Benedictine Code of Canon Law: in English translation, with extensive scholarly apparatus. San Francisco: Ignatius Press, 2001.