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Christian Periodical Index

The Christian Periodical Index® (CPI®) is the comprehensive index to journal articles and book reviews from across the evangelical Christian perspective.

  • Indexes more than 150 publications
  • Covers major doctrinal positions within evangelical Christianity
  • Contains titles from a wide variety of disciplines that present a Christian viewpoint — science, literature, medicine, music, philosophy, history, sociology, nursing, and education.


CPI is available in two formats:

  • Print: The print version is published annually; however, volume 36 (dated 2013, published 2014) will be the final volume published. Subscriptions and back issues are available.

  • Electronic: The electronic database version is updated quarterly and includes most titles from 1976 to the present. The current online version is produced and distributed by EBSCO.

Titles Indexed

Some of the titles indexed include Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society, Leadership, Journal of Christian Nursing, Hymn, Bible and Spade, Group, Youthworker, Journal of Psychology and Theology, Journal of Psychology and Christianity, Weavings, and Worship Leader.

For more information, the following lists are available:

If you would like a journal to be considered for inclusion in CPI, please contact the CPI Team Coordinator. For more information about the responsibilities of CPI Indexers, contact the Indexer Training Coordinator.

CPI Team

CPI Team
Position Name Organization Term Expires
Coordinator Jule Kind Indiana Wesleyan University 2014
Managing Editor Sarah Wessel    
Associate Editor Steve Brown Indiana Weleyan University 2014
Editor: Articles Douglas Butler Asbury University 2015
Editor: Reviews Jamey Wilkes Southern Wesleyan University 2014
Publicity Coordinator Beryl Pagan Point Loma Nazarene University 2014
Indexer Training Coordinator Carrie Beth Lowe Johnson University 2014
Data Integrity Coordinator Position Vacant    
Restrospective Indexing Coordinator Rusty Tryon Liberty University 2015
Secretary/Proofreader Lori Thornton Carson-Newman University 2015