Ignatius Press Gift Guide

  • The Seven Big Myths about the Catholic Church

    The Seven Big Myths about the Catholic Church

    The Catholic Church has long been the target of sus­picion and hostility. But how much of this is based on ignorance and prejudice and how much is based on facts? Kaczor clarifies official teaching, demonstrating that much popular opinion is based on mis­unders­tanding and misinformation. E-book available. See more...

  • Rome Sweet Home

    Rome Sweet Home

    Well-known Catholic couple Scott and Kimberly Hahn have been constantly traveling and speaking all over North America about their conversion to the Catholic Church. Now they share the incredible spiritual journey that led them to embrace Catholicism. E-book, audio, and Spanish edition also available. See more...

  • Born Fundamentalist, Born Again Catholic

    Born Fundamentalist, Born Again Catholic

    Currie wrote this as an explanation to his fundamental­ist and evangelical friends and family about why he bec­ame a Roman Catholic. He presents a lucid, sys­tem­atic, and intelligible account of the reasons for his conversion to the ancient Church that Christ founded. E-book, audio, and Spanish edition also available. See more...

  • Handbook of Catholic Apologetics

    Handbook of Catholic Apologetics

    Unbelievers, doubters and skeptics continue to attack the truths of Christianity. Handbook of Catholic Apolog­etics is the only book that categorizes and summarizes all the major arguments in support of the main Christian beliefs, including key distinctively Catholic doctrines. Audio download available. See more...

  • A History of Apologetics

    A History of Apologetics

    Cardinal Avery Dulles provides a masterful overview of Christian apologetics, from the New Testament through the Middle Ages to its present resurgence among Cath­olics and Protestants. He shows how Christian apolog­ists interact with outside intellectual culture to present the reasonableness of Christian belief. See more...

  • In Soft Garments

    In Soft Garments

    Erudite and profound, some of the best talks by Knox are gathered in this volume. "If God Exists", "The Unholiness of the Church" and "Unselfishness in Marriage" are a few of the topics deftly discussed, as entertaining and pertinent now as when first given at Oxford in the '20s and '30s. E-book and audio available. See more...

  • Fundamentals of the Faith

    Fundamentals of the Faith

    Kreeft considers all the fundamental elements of Christianity and Catholicism, explaining, defending and showing their relevance to our life and the world's yearnings. Here is a book to help you understand your faith more fully and to explain it to others more winningly. E-book available. See more...

  • What Catholics Really Believe

    What Catholics Really Believe

    Best-selling apologist Keating addresses 52 of the most common misconceptions about Catholicism that are held by many Catholics and Protestants. Drawing upon Scripture and Catholic tradition, he shows the logical errors and spells out teaching and the rationale behind it. E-book and audio available. See more...

  • Catholicism and Fundamentalism

    Catholicism and Fundamentalism

    Keating defends Catholicism from fundamentalist attacks and explains why they have been so successful in converting "Romanists". Examining fundamentalist origins and arguments, his rebuttals are clear, detailed, and charitable. Special emphasis is given to scriptural defense. E-book and audio available. See more...

  • Reason to Believe

    Reason to Believe

    This is not a work of revealed theology or religious devo­tion; it is a highly readable book on philosophy of reli­gion, aimed at the reader who wants to think serious­ly about religion but who doesn't know the jargon of philo­sophy and theology, and who may or may not be a committed believer. E-book and audio available. See more...

  • Good News, Bad News

    Good News, Bad News

    Fr. McCloskey has become a famous "convert maker" in the powerful corridors of Wash., DC. He and widely read Catholic author Russell Shaw draw on moving, firsthand accounts of conversions, combining personal testimony, solid theology, and effective methods of com­munic­ating the Catholic Faith. E-book available. See more...

  • More Christianity

    More Christianity

    No one would dare to suggest that C.S. Lewis's Mere Christianity is anything less than a brilliant explanation and defense of the Faith. But as robust, wise and ardent as it is, still it is incomplete. It begins at the table of the Lord, but doesn't take us all the way to the final course. That is what Fr. Longenecker's new book does. See more...

  • Orthodoxy

    Orthodoxy

    A pagan at only 12 and totally agnostic by 16, Chesterton had the remarkable experience of developing a person­al, positive philosophy that turned out to be orthodox Christianity. Orthodoxy, his account of it all, has not lost its force as a timeless argument for the simple plaus­ib­ility of traditional Christianity. E-book available. See more...

  • On Being Catholic

    On Being Catholic

    In his first full-length book since converting to Roman Catholicism over 10 years ago, Thomas Howard pres­ents refreshing insights on the "glad tidings" of the deep­er meaning of Catholic piety, dogma, spirituality, vision and practice, rendered in his unique style of prose for which he is well-known. E-book available. See more...

  • Crossing the Tiber

    Crossing the Tiber

    An exhilarating conversion story of a devout Baptist who overcame hostility to the Church by serious Bible study and research into early Church Fathers. Has perhaps the most complete set of biblical and patristic quotes on Baptism and the Eucharist, and detailed analysis of Sola Scriptura and Tradition. E-book available. See more...