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The Abolition of Woman
 How Radical Feminism is Betraying Women
Fiorella Nash

Pro-life feminism is not only possible, it is vital if the complex struggles facing women are to be adequately met. Abolition of Woman is a rallying cry to feminists to stand with the pro-life movement, fighting to build a society in which women are equal and every human life is protected.

978-1-62164-169-8   240 pages  £14.99



Benedict XVI
His Life and Thought
Elio Guerriero

Elio Guerriero, who for many years has had an ongoing relationship with the Pope Emeritus, presents a thorough, well-rounded portrait of the brilliant intellectual and humble man of the Church whom many more have come to love and respect since his resignation. This book includes a Foreword by Pope Francis, and contains the first interview of Benedict XVI since the end of his pontificate.

978-1-62164-183-4  715 pages  £28.50 Hardback




Building the Benedict Option
A Guide to Gathering Two or Three Together in His Name
Leah Libresco

Building the Benedict Option is a combination spiritual memoir

and practical handbook for Christians who want to build communities of prayer, socialization, and evangelization in

the places where they live and work.


978-1-62164-217-6  170 pages  £13.99



Calm in Chaos
Catholic Wisdom for Anxious Times
Fr. George Rutler

With insight and wit, with breadth and depth, Fr. Rutler

comments on the confusion in the Church and the chaos in

Western societies, which are not without precedent but are on

a uniquely global scale. An underlying theme is his dismay

at the lack of historical perspective. He says that the gremlin

that haunts our times is ignorance and a failure to recall and

to understand the trials of the past.

978-1-62164-236-7   232 pages  £14.99




The Catholic All Year Compendium
Liturgical Living for Real Life
Kendra Tierney

If you’ve been wondering how to bring the rich traditions

of the Catholic Church’s liturgical year into your home and

into your family, this is the book for you. If you have no idea

what the liturgical calendar is, this still might be the book

for you, if you are looking for ways to bring your faith home

from Sunday Mass, in every season, all year long.

978-1-62164-159-9   345 pages  £15.50



Christian Married Love
Edited by Raymond Dennehy


Re-release of a classic collection of essays by well-known theologian and writers in honor of the 50th anniversary of the prophetic encyclical

by Pope Paul VI, Humanae Vitae. Renowned writers, including Hans Urs von

Balthasar, Louis Bouyer, Malcom Muggeridgeand Jean Guitton, give powerful witness to the truths about love, sex, and marriage illuminated

by Humanae Vitae. Also includes a superb introduction to and summary of the acclaimed work by Karol Wojtyla (Pope John Paul II),

Love and Responsibility

978-0-89870-008-4   140 pages  £12.99



The Crucifix on Mecca’s Front Porch
A Christian’s Companion for the Study of Islam
David Pinault


This book on Islam has an unusual perspective. It argues that a critically minded examination of Islam can help Christians achieve a deeper appreciation of the unique truths of their own faith. It draws on

the author’s personal experiences living in Islamic countries and his fieldwork with persecuted Christian-minority communities, especially

in Pakistan, Yemen, Egypt, and Indonesia. It includes the author’s own original translations of Islamic texts in Arabic, Persian, and Urdu, as well
as primary-source materials in Latin that were written by

Christian participants in the Crusades.

978-1-62164-232-9  425 pages  £19.99



Doors in the Walls of the World
Signs of Transcendence in the Human Story
Peter Kreeft

With razor-sharp reasoning and irrepressible joy, Kreeft helps us to find the doors in the walls of the world. Drawing on history, physical science, psychology, religion, philosophy, literature, and art, he invites us to welcome what lies on the other side of these doors, and to begin living the life of Heaven in the here and now.

Heaven in the here and now.
978-1-62164-228-2  135 pages  £12.99




The Evangelizing Parish
Cardinal Francis Arinze


The book examines the important role of the local parish, its priests and lay people, in spreading the Good News of salvation in Jesus

Christ. A spiritually rich and yet practical guide for all members of parishes to better live, and spread, the Gospel message of Jesus Christ

978-1-62164-227-5   155 pages  £14.99




Faith and Politics
Joseph Ratzinger


Collects in one volume the most important political writings of one of the most brilliant popes in modern times. As Pope Francis concludes, these texts "can help all of us not only to understand our present day and to find a sound orientation for the future but also to be a true and genuine

source of inspiration for political action that places the family, solidarity, and equity at the center of its attention and of its planning and thereby truly looks to the future with farsighted wisdom".

978-1-62164-230-5  265 pages  £15.50




The Great Discovery
Our Journey to the Catholic Church
Ulf and Birgitta Ekman

The captivating conversion story of a very prominent Swedish couple, whose courageous pursuit of the truth caused them to leave the

mega-church (‘Word of Life’) they founded to become Roman Catholics.
 A glimpse into the marvelous spiritual awakening happening in Sweden, “the worlds most secularized country”.



978-1-62164-222-0     280 pages  £14.99


The Papacy
What the Pope does and why it Matters
Stephen Ray and Dennis Walters

In describing the Pope’s important and singular role as leader and teacher, the book addresses common misconceptions and objections to the papacy. It also explains how the papacy developed and how the Pope is elected.

The authors present some great Popes in history, showing the qualities and the accomplishments that made them great. They demonstrate that the Pope is important not only for Catholics, but also for non-Catholic Christians and even non-Christians.

978-1-62164-216-9 170 pages  £12.99




The Spirit of the Liturgy

Commemorative Edition
Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger and Father Romano Guardini
Foreword by Cardinal Robert Sarah

A special Commemorative Edition of one of the most important works written by Joseph Ratzinger: The Spirit of the Liturgy. Published in honour of its fortieth anniversary (1978–2018). This edition includes the earlier classic work with the same title by Servant of God Romano Guardini, a book that helped Ratzinger to "rediscover the liturgy in all its beauty, hidden

wealth and time-transcending grandeur, to see it as the animating center of the Church, the very center of Christian life".


978-1-62164-258-9  375 pages  £19.99 Hardback



Why Humane Vitae Is Still Right
Edited by Janet E. Smith, Ph.D

Important work released in time for the 50th anniversary of a major papal teaching on marriage and birth control. Contributors are well-known teachers and writers in the fields of theology, morality, and marriage.

Includes the Krakow Document composed under the supervision of Cardinal Karol Wojtyla(Pope John Paul II), which provided the foundation

for his later works on marriage


978-1-62164-266-4  300 pages  £15.50


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