Monasticism

Draw from the rich tradition of monastic spirituality with this comprehensive selection of resources by Paraclete Press. 

Domestic Monastery

Domestic Monastery

Ronald Rolheiser, OMI

$16.00

What is a monastery? A monastery is a place set apart—a place to learn the blessings of powerlessness, and that time is not ours but God’s. Our hom...

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$16.00
How to Be a Monastic and Not Leave Your Day Job

How to Be a Monastic and Not Leave Your Day Job

Benet Tvedten

$15.99

Discussion around the bestseller The Benedict Option by Rod Dreher has led many people to want to know more about Benedictine principles. Originall...

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$15.99
Grace - Paraclete Press

Grace

Michael Casey

$16.99

Benedictine monastic spirituality has emerged as an antidote to the spiritual and cultural challenges facing people of faith today. In this book, t...

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$16.99
Strangers to the City

Strangers to the City

Michael Casey

$16.99

Michael Casey, a monk and scholar who has been publishing his wise teachings on the Rule of St. Benedict for decades, turns to the particular Bened...

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$16.99
Lectio Divina

Lectio Divina

Enzo Bianchi

$16.99

Discussion around the bestseller The Benedict Option by Rod Dreher has led many people to want to know more about monastic principles. This book by...

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$16.99
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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The Story of a Soul: A New Translation

The Story of a Soul: A New Translation

Therese of lisieux

$16.99

St. Thérèse's autobiography was first published soon after her death in 1897 at the age of twenty-four. Combining charming descriptions of family a...

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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
Words of Light

Words of Light

Padre Pio

$15.99

The world was startled in 2007 by revelations that Mother Teresa of Calcutta's spiritual life was full of serious doubts and personal suffering for...

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$15.99
Cloud Devotion

Cloud Devotion

David G. Robinson

$18.99

A personal invitation to walk with God through one of the great classics of Christian spirituality. This book of daily devotions is based upon The ...

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$18.99
The Cloud of Unknowing - Paraclete Press

The Cloud of Unknowing

Anonymous

$14.99

A mystical classic now easier to understand    Very few spiritual classics from centuries past offer real guidance for entering into the darkness ...

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$14.99
The Imitation of Christ

The Imitation of Christ

Thomas A Kempis

$18.99

The Imitation of Christ has enjoyed an unparalleled place in the world of books for more than five hundred years. 5000 different editions have bee...

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$18.99
The Practice of the Presence of God

The Practice of the Presence of God

Brother Lawrence

$14.99

The original guide to “practicing the presence of God”“We must not grow weary of doing little things for the love of God, who looks not on the grea...

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$14.99
Praying in the Cellar - Paraclete Press

Praying in the Cellar

Anthony Delisi

$17.99

We all hurt in various ways–pain from childhood, unspoken fears, memories that remind us of loss–but Anthony Delisi, a Trappist chaplain, teacher, ...

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$17.99
Chant Made Simple - Second Edition - Paraclete Press

Chant Made Simple - Second Edition

Robert Fowells

$19.95

The purity and simplicity of Gregorian chant fed the musical and liturgical life of Christianity for more than a millennium. But after the reforms ...

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$19.95
Listen With Your Heart - Paraclete Press

Listen With Your Heart

M. Basil Pennington

$17.99

For today's hungry Christians, teachings on the Rule of Saint Benedict by one of the twentieth century's best-loved Catholic writers.   “Benedict i...

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$17.99
Gregorian Chant

Gregorian Chant

Daniel Saulnier, OSB

$19.99

Gregorian Chant offers a detailed tutorial in the history and liturgy of Gregorian chant for musicians and musicologists, clergy and liturgists, pa...

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$19.99
Seeking His Mind

Seeking His Mind

M. Basil Pennington

$16.99

A Hindu ashram. A Buddhist meditation center. A Cistercian monastery. Today, thousands of people, hungry to live more balanced and spiritually cent...

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$16.99
A Good Neighbor

A Good Neighbor

Robert Benson

$17.99

If you long for more meaningful connections to other people…We've never needed this book more than we do right now. Most of us are involved with pe...

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$17.99
Ancient Paths

Ancient Paths

David G. Robinson

$19.99

The classic path for growing a Christian community.This innovative guide to Christian formation offers an ancient-yet-contemporary approach to grow...

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$19.99
Discovering Christian Classics: 5 Sessions in the Ancient Faith of our Future - Paraclete Press
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Discovering Christian Classics: 5 Sessions in the Ancient Faith of our Future

Paraclete Video Productions

$29.95

Join these two dynamic Christian teachers—a founder of the New Monastic movement and a professor of Christian spirituality—and your group will lear...

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$29.95
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The Rule of Saint Benedict: An Introduction - DVD - Paraclete Press

The Rule of Saint Benedict: An Introduction - DVD

Paraclete Video Productions

$19.95

In this informative, inspiring video presentation, Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove explores in detail: How St. Benedict composed his Rule. The worldwide ...

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$19.95
Faith Can Give Us Wings

Faith Can Give Us Wings

Notker Wolf

$16.99

"Why do you look so happy?" people have been asking Notker Wolf for years, now. So he set out to answer them in this lively book.

$16.99
Echoes of the Word - Paraclete Press

Echoes of the Word

Enzo Bianchi

$15.99

 Discussion around the bestseller The Benedict Option by Rod Dreher has led many people to want to know more about monastic principles. This book b...

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$15.99
The Last Monk of Tibhirine

The Last Monk of Tibhirine

Freddy Derwahl

$21.99

The Last Monk of Tibhirine is the story of the Cistercian monk Jean-Pierre Schumacher, the last surviving member of a monastic community which was...

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$21.99
Christ - Paraclete Press

Christ

Abbot Columba Marmion, OSB

$16.99

This is not a book about spirituality for monks and nuns only. Columba Marmion believes that Christian discipleship means imitating Christ the Monk...

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$16.99
God, Where Are You?

God, Where Are You?

Enzo Bianchi

$16.99

Discussion around the bestseller The Benedict Option by Rod Dreher has led many people to want to know more about monastic principles. This book by...

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$16.99
The Rule of Saint Benedict

The Rule of Saint Benedict

St. Benedict of Nursia

$17.99

Discussion around the bestseller The Benedict Option by Rod Dreher has led many people to want to know more about Benedictine principles.​ This lit...

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$17.99
Engaging the World with Merton: On Retreat in Tom's Hermitage - Paraclete Press

Engaging the World with Merton: On Retreat in Tom's Hermitage

M. Basil Pennington

$14.95

In this engaging guide, M. Basil Pennington takes us on a retreat with Thomas Merton, in Merton's own Kentucky hermitage, reading his writings on t...

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$14.95
Give Love and Receive the Kingdom - Paraclete Press

Give Love and Receive the Kingdom

Benedicta Ward SLG

$24.99

From the greatest living expert on the history of English spirituality comes the most expansive collection ever published of her work “Sister Bened...

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$24.99
A Good Life: Benedict's Guide to Everyday Joy

A Good Life: Benedict's Guide to Everyday Joy

Robert Benson

$14.99

"There is no shortage of good days," writes Annie Dillard. "It is good lives that are hard to come by." Reflecting on what makes a "good life," Rob...

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$14.99