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.
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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$15.99
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Let's Remember Your Baptism

Let's Remember Your Baptism

Editors at Paraclete Press

$14.99

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

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$14.99
Art and Theology in Ecumenical Perspective

Art and Theology in Ecumenical Perspective

Timothy Verdon

$34.99

The visual arts, a privileged means of communicating Christian belief for more than a thousand years, were marginalized if not rejected by 16th-cen...

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$34.99
Celtic Crossing

Celtic Crossing

Len Mattano

$17.99

A deeply poignant, transcendent tale of life redeemed through death.For generations Aideen Callaghan’s ancestors were miraculously cured of cancer ...

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$17.99
The Heart of Jesus

The Heart of Jesus

Paraclete Press

$4.99

This little book of inspiration is for those devoted to the saints, and anyone seeking meaning in life. St. Maria Faustina Kowalska and St. Pope Jo...

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$4.99
Set the World on Fire

Set the World on Fire

Paraclete Press

$4.99

This little book of inspiration is for those devoted to the saints, and anyone seeking meaning in life. St. Catherine of Siena and St. Padre Pio ha...

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$4.99
Holy Thirst

Holy Thirst

Editors at Paraclete Press

$18.99

These saints have spoken to the hearts of millions. They’ve helped many on the way to understanding the role of God in their lives. In this collect...

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$18.99
Fifteen Spirituals That Will Change Your Life

Fifteen Spirituals That Will Change Your Life

Henry L. Carrigan, Jr.

$16.99

This inspiring book is part memoir (Carrigan is both musician and music journalist), part tour of gospel music hits and artists, and part a quick h...

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$16.99
Francis of Assisi's Sermon on the Mount

Francis of Assisi's Sermon on the Mount

John Michael Talbot

$19.99

Talbot applies the timeless words of St. Francis to our troubled times. In the United States and across the world, we are experiencing polarization...

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$19.99
Prayer Spa

Prayer Spa

Jennifer Anna Rich

$16.99

“In this lovely book, Rich presents the timeless wisdom of the Christian East in a way that contemporary men and women will find attractive—and the...

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$16.99
Putting Joy Into Practice

Putting Joy Into Practice

Phoebe Farag Mikhail

$16.99

Putting Joy into Practice: Seven Ways to Lift Your Spirit from the Early Church is an invitation to a life of joy. Phoebe Farag Mikhail explains w...

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$16.99
Pilgrim, You Find the Path by Walking

Pilgrim, You Find the Path by Walking

Jeanne Murray Walker

$19.00

Sonnets are familiar to us, but not relevant. What do they have to do with our fast-paced, tech-driven, ever-shrinking contemporary world? But what...

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$19.00
Dreaming of Stones

Dreaming of Stones

Christine Valters Paintner

$18.00

The poems in Dreaming of Stones are about what endures: hope and desire, changing seasons, wild places, love, and the wisdom of mystics. Inspired b...

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$18.00
Amounting to Nothing

Amounting to Nothing

Paul Quenon, OCSO

$18.00

After 60 years at Gethsemani Abbey, Br. Paul follows up his recent memoir, In Praise of the Useless Life, with a poetic collection that shows how t...

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$18.00
Send My Roots Rain

Send My Roots Rain

Kim Langley

$15.99

Langley offers comfort and encouragement to those struggling with recent loss or grief, helping them find language for complex emotions, and open ...

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$15.99
Francis of Assisi Wolf Tamer of the Middle Ages - Paraclete Press

Francis of Assisi Wolf Tamer of the Middle Ages

Delphine Pasteau

$9.99

A delightful retelling of the life and times of one of history’s most beloved saints, Francis of Assisi (1182-1226). Delphine Pasteau guides young ...

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$9.99
I Am God's Storyteller

I Am God's Storyteller

Lisa M. Hendey

$17.99

I Am God’s Storyteller invites children to use their gifts to shine God’s light and share the Gospel. Offering children examples of noted storytel...

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$17.99
The Dog in the Dentist Chair

The Dog in the Dentist Chair

Peggy Frezon

$16.99

Released in celebration of National Change a Pet's Life Day—January 24! This is a heartfelt look at real-life animals who visit, cuddle, and help ...

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$16.99
Practical Holiness

Practical Holiness

Albert Haase, OFM

$15.99

Good spiritual directors can be difficult to come by; this book offers Pope Francis to be yours. Ever wonder what advice the Pope would give you to...

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$15.99
Small Things With Great Love

Small Things With Great Love

Donna-Marie Cooper O'Boyle

$8.99

What can we learn from the Saint of the Gutters? How might her wisdom and intercession help us in our present needs? After all, Mother Teresa was v...

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$8.99