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.

 

Chasing Manhattan

Chasing Manhattan

John Gray

$24.00

From the bestselling author of Manchester Christmas comes a new adventure full of love, generosity, and heart-pounding intrigue. Following the runa...

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$24.00
Thirty Days Praying The Imitation of Christ

Thirty Days Praying The Imitation of Christ

Bridget Haase

$9.99

For over six centuries, The Imitation of Christ has been the most beloved book of devotional literature, second only to the Bible as a pathway to e...

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$9.99
The Saint Benedict Prayer Book

The Saint Benedict Prayer Book

Jacob Riyeff

$16.99

For over a thousand years, Benedictine monks around the world have followed the daily pattern of morning, noon, and evening prayer known as the Lit...

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$16.99
Monastery Mornings

Monastery Mornings

Michael Patrick O'Brien

$18.00

A love letter to a community of Trappist monks who provided family when it was needed the most.  This warmhearted memoir describes how a small, ins...

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$18.00
Mr. Nicholas

Mr. Nicholas

Christopher de Vinck

$20.00

A story that helps us see the unique goodness in each person.Every town has its secrets. When it becomes known that Mr. Nicholas, the eccentric own...

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$20.00
Peace in the Morning
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Peace in the Morning

Daniel B. Ford Jr.

$19.99

For years, photographer Dan Ford has captured images of beauty and light all over the world. In this unique collection, he pairs his own work with ...

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$19.99
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To Shatter Glass

To Shatter Glass

Sister Sharon Hunter CJ

$24.00

Poems of pain and forgiveness, for those who struggle to find healing from a childhood marked by addictionTo Shatter Glass is essentially a memoir ...

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$24.00
Glory in the Margins

Glory in the Margins

Nikki Grimes

$22.00

A study of scripture reveals that Jesus spent a lot of time with people in the margins. As an African American, Nikki Grimes lives in the margins, ...

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$22.00
Wanderlost

Wanderlost

Natalie Toon Patton

$18.99

A coming-of-age travel memoir that probes thorny spiritual questions while taking the reader on a wild ride from the deep American South to the Mid...

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$18.99
The Raven and the Dove, The Big Fish, and The Stubborn Donkey

The Raven and the Dove, The Big Fish, and The Stubborn Donkey

Sandy Eisenberg Sasso

$17.99

From the snake in the Garden of Eden to the lost sheep in Luke’s parable, stories about fish and birds, rams and goats abound. We read about them, ...

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$17.99
Centering Prayer

Centering Prayer

Brian D. Russell

$17.99

A new, but ancient, way to pray can turn your life around. Discover how to experience God’s love at your core, freeing you to love others, and even...

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$17.99
Unforgettable
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Unforgettable

Gregory Floyd

$17.99

From beloved spiritual writer and Catholic leader Gregory Floyd comes a moving meditation on the power of memory and how God is often more clearly ...

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$17.99
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Stability

Stability

Nathan Oates

$16.99

What is the foundation of work that lasts?  As Christians in a hypermobile culture, most of the time we talk about going and doing, about the need ...

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$16.99
Cornered by the Dark
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Cornered by the Dark

Harold J. Recinos

$19.00

“His indignation at injustice, his loving attentiveness to the least and lowest remind us that we create better communities, countries, selves by t...

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$19.00
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An Advent Book of Days

An Advent Book of Days

Gregory Kenneth Cameron

$16.99

A Book of Days to nurture and inspire your soul this Advent   From December 1 to December 25, Gregory Kenneth Cameron invites you to partake in a d...

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$16.99
Manchester Christmas

Manchester Christmas

John Gray

$16.99

“Sweet, romantic, and suspenseful, Manchester Christmas is an unexpected gift.” —Richard Paul Evans #1 New York Times Bestselling Author of The Chr...

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$16.99
Breathe

Breathe

Laura Alary

$16.99

At the heart of Breathe lies a puzzle: How can Jesus go away, yet promise to be with us always?  Can we trust someone who comes and goes so mysteri...

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$16.99
Before Margaret Met the Pope

Before Margaret Met the Pope

Jon M. Sweeney

$11.99

"Before Margaret met the Pope, she lived on the streets of Rome. She was a small cat in one of the busiest, most crowded, cities in all Europe. Rom...

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$11.99
40 Days with God

40 Days with God

Kent Hickey

$15.99

How much time is enough to be with God? While it could be the 40 days or years used so often in the Bible, it’s also possible that simply stealing ...

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$15.99
Iona

Iona

Kenneth Steven

$19.00

The book is a gathering together of all of Kenneth Steven’s poems concerning the island of Iona through the years. These comprise poems that have b...

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$19.00
Flying Yellow

Flying Yellow

Suzanne Underwood Rhodes

$19.00

The poems in Flying Yellow cry out for the day just out of reach, the day which unaccountably may in a moment or a season let down a joyful light i...

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$19.00
Looking from the Precipice

Looking from the Precipice

Botrus Mansour

$17.99

A view from Nazareth for the future of Christianity.​ In our deeply troubled times, a message of hope comes from the tiny village of Nazareth . . ....

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$17.99
God Saw That It Was Good

God Saw That It Was Good

Brant Law

$16.99

This book is a collection of some of the more famous and not so famous stories about animals in the Bible, the lives of Catholic saints, and instan...

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$16.99
How Does He Love Me?

How Does He Love Me?

Brad Lussier

$10.00

If you love words well-chosen, the enticing turn of a phrase, and the rhythm of ten artful beats to a line, you will enjoy this collection of sonne...

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$10.00
Let's Remember Your Baptism

Let's Remember Your Baptism

Editors at Paraclete Press

$15.99

“This child has been reborn in Baptism. This is now a child of God.” So begins this beautiful, illustrated book for memories and reflections of a d...

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$15.99
Blindsided

Blindsided

Mark Roser

$16.99

Why is there evil in a world created by a good and all-powerful God?   Ethan Roser, a 19-year-old studying to be a pastor at Wheaton, raised in Afr...

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$16.99
A Child's Bible
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A Child's Bible

Sally Ann Wright

$19.99

A Child’s Bible is the perfect introduction to the stories that form the building blocks of faith—a wondrous collection of miracles, adventures, sp...

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$19.99
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The Fire Within

The Fire Within

Ronald Rolheiser

$15.99

For most religious people, the words God and sex never go together.   God is conceived of as holy, pure, sexless, and as morally above the raw desi...

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$15.99
Love in the Time of Coronavirus

Love in the Time of Coronavirus

Angela Alaimo O'Donnell

$19.00

These poems map a private pilgrimage to nowhere—from the chair to the couch, the couch to the chair. These poems also map a public pilgrimage throu...

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$19.00
Dinner Party with the Saints

Dinner Party with the Saints

Woodeene Koenig-Bricker

$17.99

Welcome to a dinner party in heaven. With a charming blend of imagination and historical detail, the bestselling author of 365 Saints invites you t...

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$17.99
Essential Lenten Prayers

Essential Lenten Prayers

Editors at Paraclete Press

$10.99

A companion book for anyone observing the Christian season of Lent, with prayers and practices from a variety of denominations and traditions. Begi...

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$10.99