Ignatius Press Gift Guide

  • Be A Man!

    Be A Man!

    Men are rediscovering the importance of the spiritual life. And Father Larry Richards is helping them do it. While some writers apply a one-size-fits-all approach to the Christian life, Father Richards draws on his many years of ministry and his own experience as a man to inspire other men as men. E-book and audio available. See more...

  • Five Pillars of the Spiritual Life

    Five Pillars of the Spiritual Life

    The five dimensions of the spiritual life: (1) Holy Eucharist, (2) spontaneous prayer, (3) Beatitudes, (4) partnership with the Holy Spirit, and (5) contemplative life itself, generally do not develop simultaneously or even in parallel ways. This book is a practical guide to this life of prayer. E-book and audio available. See more...

  • Jesus of Nazareth series

    Jesus of Nazareth series

    Pope Benedict XVI's Jesus of Nazareth books have sought to connect with Jesus through the Gospels in a way accessible, but deep, clearing away skeptical and faith-less readings to get at Christ as revealed to us in Scripture, through the integral vision of faith.

    His fresh look at the life of Jesus is as much the result of a scholar and theologian well versed in biblical controversies and schools of thought as it is of a believer who looks to get beyond the bounds of scholarship and meet his savior. Follow along!

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  • An Invitation to Faith

    An Invitation to Faith

    An A to Z Primer on the Thought of Pope Benedict XVI. This volume is a handy little primer on the thought of the beloved Pontiff in which the reader can pick out any key word or topic from the alphabetical order of meditations throughout the book to meditate and focus on. E-book available. See more...

  • God is Love: Deus Caritas Est

    God is Love: Deus Caritas Est

    Everyone needs love. Everyone desires love. But not everyone understands love. In fact, love is probably the most misunderstood subject in history. In his first Encyclical, Pope Benedict helps to clarify the meaning of love, in general and in the Church. E-book and downloadable audio available. See more...

  • Saved in Hope: Spe Salvi

    Saved in Hope: Spe Salvi

    Pope Benedict XVI's second encyclical takes its title from St. Paul, who wrote, "In hope we have been saved". In this special deluxe hardcover edition of the work, the Holy Father continues a line of thought he began with his first encyclical, God is Love. E-book and downloadable audio available. See more...

  • Charity in Truth: Caritas in Veritate

    Charity in Truth: Caritas in Veritate

    This was expected to be, and is, the Pope's encyclical on social justice. Indeed, "justice" and "rights" find their place. But "charity" and "truth" are the fundamental prin­ciples. Touching on economics, technology, and more, he looks for "the good of every man and of the whole man". E-book and downloadable audio available. See more...

  • A Song for Nagasaki

    A Song for Nagasaki

    In 1945 an atomic bomb hit Nagasaki, killing tens of thousands in the blink of an eye, poisoning thousands more. Among the survivors was Takashi Nagai, pioneer in radiology and convert to the Catholic Faith. He spent his remaining life bringing physical and spiritual healing to Japan. E-book and audio available. See more...

  • Because God is Real

    Because God is Real

    Atheist and agnostic writers are aggressively attacking traditional religious beliefs. Philosopher Peter Kreeft is up to the challenge in this work of popular apologetics aimed at both teens and adults. The masterful Kreeft tackles sixteen crucial issues about the deeper meaning of life. E-book and audio available. See more...

  • The Will of God

    The Will of God

    This book provides the modern reader with guidance on how to reach intimacy with God and happiness with him forever by bringing one's life into conformity with his will. The book consults many sources: the Bible, the teach­ings of the Church, and the lives of the saints. In all three the formula is the same: Obey God in all things. See more...

  • The Everlasting Man

    The Everlasting Man

    Perhaps Chesterton's masterpiece: his view of world history as informed by the Incarnation. Starting with man's origin and various historical religious attitudes, he shows how man's desires terminate in Christ and His Church.
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  • Fatima for Today

    Fatima for Today

    With the prophetic nature of her messages, Our Lady of Fatima has been subject to controversy and speculation. This book carefully analyzes the events that took place in Fatima and clears up lingering doubts about their meaning, challenging us to hear anew Our Lady's call to prayer and sacrifice. E-book and audio available. See more...

  • 33 Days to Morning Glory

    33 Days to Morning Glory

    An extraordinary 33-day journey to Marian consecration with four giants of Marian spirituality: St. Louis de Mont­fort, St. Maximilian Kolbe, Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta, and Blessed Pope John Paul II. Fr. Gaitley masterfully summarizes their teaching, making it easy to grasp, and simple enough to put into practice. See more...

  • Love: A Fruit Always in Season

    Love: A Fruit Always in Season

    These daily meditations of Mother Teresa have been arranged to coincide with the seasons of the liturgical year and simultaneously arranged according to various themes of the spiritual life. "Love is a fruit in season at all times and within the reach of every hand. Anyone may gather it and no limit is set." - Mother Teresa. See more...

  • Life Is Worth Living

    Life Is Worth Living

    Fulton Sheen's renowned and inspiring TV series was watched by millions of viewers from all walks of life and every religious belief. This book contains the full-length scripts of 44 top-rated episodes that drew thousands of letters weekly to Sheen from viewers in response to his advice and insights. E-book available. See more...

  • Through the Year with Fulton Sheen

    Through the Year with Fulton Sheen

    This is Sheen at his best--master storyteller, preacher, faithful servant--giving a word of encouragement, coun­sel, and direction for each day of the year. With charac­ter­istic insight and eloquence, he provides practical ref­lections on love, holiness, spiritual power, miracles, and Christ-like living. See more...