Dear Friends,

We at Paraclete Press are committed to praying for you during this extraordinary time. We recognize that there is uncertainty, and that for many, your life and future could be in the balance. It is now, more than ever, that we stand on the faithfulness of God, knowing without a doubt that his love and mercy will be our sure foundation.

Our doors are open for business and we are ready to serve you. But more than that, our prayers will be joined with those of people all around the world praying for an end to COVID-19.

If we can assist you in any way, please do not hesitate to be in touch with us.

“Never lose hope in the Mercy of God.”  —Rule of St.Benedict

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March 25, 2020 – After several months reading and discussing sixty-three outstanding entries, judges Mark S. Burrows, Luci Shaw, and Jon M. Sweeney are pleased to announce the winners of the First Paraclete Poetry Prize.   First Prize winner is Laura Reece...

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