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  • Pre-order Holy Ground: Cathedrals in the twenty-first century - product image

    Pre-order now! Holy Ground: Cathedrals in the twenty-first century

    by Stephen Platten (editor), Frank Field MP (foreword), Peter Atkinson (author), et al.

    Paperback £14.99 Special pre-order price!
    ISBN: ISBN: 978-1-910519-73-8

    Cathedrals are one area of the church’s life where increasingly the unchurched and the half-believer encounter God, and where the institutions of our society instinctively engage with the Christian gospel. Holy Ground digs deep into the life of England’s cathedrals, and discusses such diverse topics as finance, growth, heritage, liturgy, development, music and art.

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  • Follow Me: Living the Sayings of Jesus - product image

    Follow Me: Living the Sayings of Jesus

    by Ian Black

    Paperback £7.99
    ISBN: ISBN: 978-1-910519-44-8

    Connecting what Jesus said and how we live today in all its messiness and complexity, "Follow Me" provides practical steps that all of us can take to live the sayings of Jesus.

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  • Constantinople to Chalcedon: Shaping the World to Come - product image

    Constantinople to Chalcedon: Shaping the World to Come

    by Patrick Whitworth and Prof. Mark Edwards (foreword)

    Paperback £24.99 £19.99
    ISBN: ISBN: 978-1-910519-47-9

    An exploration of the theological turmoil of the fifth-century church, and the impact it had on the future of Western Europe.

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  • Pre-order Hope in Dark Places: Poems about Depression and the Christian - product image

    Pre-order now! Hope in Dark Places: Poems about Depression and the Christian

    by David Grieve

    Paperback £7.99 £6.99 Special pre-order price!
    ISBN: ISBN: 978-1-910519-67-7

    Raw and deeply moving poetry about living with depression as a Christian.

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  • The Summer of ’39 - product image

    The Summer of ’39

    by David Lowther

    Paperback £9.99 £6.99
    ISBN: ISBN: 978-1-910519-70-7

    A tale of spies, terrorists and blossoming young love—an epic adventure set in the final months of peace before WWII. Britain is under attack on two fronts. The IRA is mounting a bombing campaign on the mainland, and agents of the German Secret Service are collecting vital information to help them if war breaks out.

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  • Secret Lives (part 2) - product image

    Secret Lives (part 2)

    by Barbara Greig

    Paperback £9.99 £7.00
    ISBN: ISBN: 978-1-910519-31-8

    Slip back in time to a period of dark intrigue. From the vineyards of south-west France to the bustling port of Bridgwater, England, Secret Lives tells the remarkable story of Luis Gharsia: love, betrayal, resilience, and sacrifice.

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Be part of a triple book launch...

Bishop Stephen Platten has been a busy man. He has written three crucial new books – two for Sacristy Press and one for SCM Press – and there are four (count them, FOUR!) launch events to celebrate. Events will be held in London, Canterbury, Mirfield and Newcastle. Here is …

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Two events you can’t afford to miss at the Durham Book Festival

Sacristy Press and Durham Cathedral are hosting two events as part of the 2017 Durham Book Festival “fringe”. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet and quiz our authors. For fiction-lovers, novelist David Lowther will be talking about espionage and WWII fiction. Or you can come an…

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Danish best-selling book to be translated into English

PRESS RELEASE: Sacristy Press, based in Durham City, will be publishing an English version of a Danish best-selling and critically-acclaimed book after securing two grants to fund the book’s translation. What to be the first to know when The Song of Hild is released? Sign up to our…

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