Who We Are

Paraclete Press is an ecumenical Christian publisher of books, sacred music, and videos that celebrate the richness and depth of what it means to be Christian. While Benedictine spirituality is at the heart of our identity, our resources reflect the Christian experience across many cultures, time periods, and houses of worship. Read More

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Thoughts and Reflections

10 Challenges from the Admonitions of St. Francis

10 Challenges from the Admonitions of St. Francis

St. Francis of Assisi is one of the great saints who somehow reaches across all divides, touches hearts and souls, and brings spiritual peace.  His little-known “Admonitions” are at once some of the most beautiful, and troubling, of Francis’s writings....

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Despair as Weakness Rather than Sin

Despair as Weakness Rather than Sin

The stigma attached to suicide and struggles with mental health makes it difficult for so many people to get the help and support they need. Paraclete is privileged to provide two resources of hope for survivors, and those who have experienced suicide loss—Bruised...

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