Books

Paraclete Press books explore the richness and depth of what it means to be a Christian. While Benedictine spirituality is at the heart of who we are and what we do, our books reflect the Christian experience across many cultures, time periods, and houses of worship.
Lord, Make Me An Instrument of Your Peace

Lord, Make Me An Instrument of Your Peace

Jon M. Sweeney

$25.00

The Complete Prayers of St. Francis and St. Clare, with Selections from Brother Juniper, St. Anthony of Padua, and Other Early Franciscans We do no...

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$25.00
Work Play Love

Work Play Love

Mike Aquilina

$12.99

“Christians make the Mass, and the Mass makes Christians.” So said the Martyrs of Abitina, North Africa, in A.D. 304. The Mass was the reality most...

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$12.99
The Auschwitz Journal

The Auschwitz Journal

Klara Kardos

$16.00

When Nazi Germany occupied Hungary in March 1944 violent persecution of the Jews began, including taking hundreds of thousands to concentration cam...

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$16.00
Andalusian Hours

Andalusian Hours

Angela Alaimo O'Donnell

$19.00

Andalusian Hours: Poems from the Porch of Flannery O’Connor is a collection of 101 sonnets that channel the voice of celebrated fiction writer, Fla...

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$19.00
Let Me Go There

Let Me Go There

Paula Gooder

$16.99

Bestselling Anglican author Paula Gooder, a favorite of Rowan Williams and many others, has written a daily companion for the six weeks of Lent, to...

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$16.99
Wild Hope

Wild Hope

Gayle Boss

$19.99

Pangolins and polar bears, olms, lemurs, and leopards. We share this beautiful blue-green globe with creatures magnificent, delicate, intricate—and...

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$19.99
Via Dolorosa

Via Dolorosa

Martin Shannon CJ

$8.99

Based on early Christian practice, pilgrims to Jerusalem reconstructed the events of Good Friday along the “Way of Suffering,” the Via Dolorosa. Th...

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$8.99
Lead Us Not Into Temptation

Lead Us Not Into Temptation

Martin Shannon CJ

$14.99

A daily devotional/study for Lent on the subject and the experience of temptation. Daily reflections on the hard school of temptation, based on Scr...

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$14.99
Lady at the Window: The Lost Journal of Julian of Norwich

Lady at the Window: The Lost Journal of Julian of Norwich

Robert Waldron

$16.99

Lady at the Window chronicles the last Holy Week in Julian of Norwich’s life. In her secret journal (because women are forbidden to write in Englis...

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$16.99
Clare of Assisi

Clare of Assisi

Wendy Murray

$19.99

Clare of Assisi is generally known as “the female friend” of Saint Francis of Assisi and for centuries her legacy has remained obscured by his shad...

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$19.99
Recital of Love

Recital of Love

Keren Dibbens-Wyatt

$16.99

Recital of Love is a collection of treasures gathered up in prayer. Each one focuses on something precious to God, hopefully giving us an insight i...

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$16.99
Henri Nouwen and The Return of the Prodigal Son

Henri Nouwen and The Return of the Prodigal Son

Gabrielle Earnshaw

$16.99

The Return of the Prodigal Son: A Story of Homecoming is Henri Nouwen’s most popular book, selling over one million copies since its publication in...

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$16.99
Looking For the King

Looking For the King

David C. Downing

$17.99

It is 1940, and American Tom McCord, a 23-year-old graduate student, is in England researching the historical evidence for the legendary King Arthu...

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$17.99
A Book of Psalms

A Book of Psalms

Edward Clarke

$19.00

This collection of poems engages in new and animating ways with one of the profoundest texts of our past, the Book of Psalms. These poems are Clark...

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$19.00
Hope Upon Impact

Hope Upon Impact

Julie Overlease

$19.99

On the lovely spring afternoon of April 20, 2018, a backyard tree cracked, and a heavy limb fell. 12-year-old Evelyn suffered a devastating blow to...

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$19.99
Exploring this Terrain

Exploring this Terrain

Margaret B. Ingraham

$19.00

Margaret B. Ingraham’s collection Exploring this Terrain bids the reader to join her in a journey of discovery. In a world in which speed is increa...

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$19.00
The Neglected C.S. Lewis

The Neglected C.S. Lewis

Mark Neal

$24.00

Readers who can quote word for word from C.S. Lewis’s theological classic, Mere Christianity, or his science fiction novel, Perelandra, have ofte...

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$24.00
Margaret and the Pope Go to Assisi

Margaret and the Pope Go to Assisi

Jon M. Sweeney

$10.99

In this fourth installment of "The Pope's Cat" series, Margaret and the Pope travel for the first time together away from the Vatican and out of Ro...

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$10.99
Sweet Polly Petals

Sweet Polly Petals

John Gray

$15.99

This is a fairy tale set, not in some far away mystical land but, in any town USA. The hero is a little girl named Polly who loves going to the par...

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$15.99
She Made Me Laugh

She Made Me Laugh

Stephanie Emmons

$17.99

Most people likely know of Mother Teresa’s great faithfulness to God’s call as she started her ministry to the poor in Calcutta. But at the time, f...

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$17.99
Pilgrim Walks in Franciscan Italy

Pilgrim Walks in Franciscan Italy

Johannes Jorgensen

$16.99

There is no book quite like this if you know a little bit about St. Francis and want to know more. Each chapter describes a pilgrimage to a place i...

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$16.99
The City is My Monastery
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The City is My Monastery

Richard Carter

$19.99

In the midst of an established monastic life, Richard Carter answered a new call, leaving his life of 15 years in the Melanesian Brotherhood to ans...

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$19.99
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I'm a Saint in the Making

I'm a Saint in the Making

Lisa M. Hendey

$14.99

God has a special mission for each of us! With engaging prose and delightful illustrations, I'm a Saint in the Making reminds children of their uni...

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$14.99
The Sunrise of the Soul

The Sunrise of the Soul

Gerard Thomas Straub

$19.99

The Sunrise of the Soul is the fruit of the last 24 years of an unexpected new life and a journey of transformation that took Gerry Straub from the...

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$19.99
The Generosity

The Generosity

Luci Shaw

$20.00

"Rejoice, readers, as you receive the generosity of Luci Shaw's 76 new grace-infused parable poems. Autobiography once more merges with theology as...

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$20.00
The Wisdom of Wild Grace

The Wisdom of Wild Grace

Christine Valters Paintner

$20.00

At the core of this collection are 30 poems inspired by the stories of kinship between saints and animals. They come mostly from the early Christia...

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$20.00
My Year With the Saints
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My Year With the Saints

Peter Celano

$15.99

“May the Lord grant us all the hope of being saints.” Pope Francis recently shared this prayer with the world. We can all become saints. We just ha...

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$15.99
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Prayerfully Waiting

Prayerfully Waiting

Donna-Marie Cooper O'Boyle

$15.99

A grandmother’s prayers are of significant importance through every age and stage of a grandchild’s development! These prayers are amazing and love...

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$15.99
Good Enough

Good Enough

Wendi Nunnery

$15.99

You’ve checked all the boxes. You’ve followed all the rules.   But something has still gone terribly wrong.   This is where Wendi Nunnery—Jesus fol...

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$15.99
The Gospel for the Person Who Has Everything
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The Gospel for the Person Who Has Everything

Will Willimon

$15.99

Secure, content, competent, reasonably happy and fulfilled, such persons of strength go their own way without any apparent discomfort at having mis...

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Works of Mercy Prayer Card (25 pack)

Works of Mercy Prayer Card (25 pack)

Paraclete Press

$60.00

This 8 1/2 x 11, laminated prayer card, is designed for pre-kindergarten through 2nd grade children, to help them learn the Works of Mercy. Include...

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$60.00