Christian Nurse International
Christian Nurse International (CNI) is the online journal of NCFI. Currently it is published 2-3 times per year. Download the current issue. Past issues can also be downloaded from list at the bottom of this page
Writing for CNI
CNI invites original research, reviews, study and discussion papers, testimonies, reports, editorials and comments for publication .
Editorials – 500 – 1000 words
Research Papers – 2000-3000 words.
Full papers reporting original research can be up to 3000 words in length. Research papers should adhere to recognised standards for reporting.
Reviews and Discussion Papers – 1000-2000 words
Reviews, including: literature reviews, which provide an analysis of the literature on a broad topic; policy reviews, i.e. reviews of published literature and policy documents which inform Christian nursing practice, the organisation of nursing services, or the education and preparation of nurses and/or midwives.
Book Review Articles, i.e. papers which provide a critical discussion of an aspect of nursing with reference to two or more recent publications on a similar topic.
Discussion Papers – Articles that debate an issue
Testimonies – Personal accounts of individual nurses spiritual experiences
Short reports – up to 500 words.
These can include conference reports NNCF event reports
Comments and commentaries – 500 words.
These are designed to stimulate debate and discussion
Want to submit an article?
Please download the article Guidelines for Authors for information on how to prepare your manuscript (references, formatting, titles, photos and tables etc.) and how to submit your article.