The writers and editors at New Priory Press have been extremely prolific these past months, releasing five new texts since February. New Priory Press continues to reach out to Dominican authors and translators to share their spirituality, provide thoughts on theology, and bring foreign-language texts to audiences in English. Visit www.newpriorypress.com to purchase the latest publications and view other available titles!
Sr. Dorothy K. Ederer, O.P., a Grand Rapids Dominican Sister, has published two books with New Priory Press this year. Whispers from the Spirit serves as a companion piece to her book The Spirit Whispers, in which Michigan State University students write anecdotes reflecting on their experiences talking and listening to their inner voices. Sr. Ederer also released Nourish Your Soul, a meditative text on various life events and how God helps us through them. Continue to check www.newpriorypress.com for upcoming titles by Sr. Ederer later this year!
Fr. George Christian, O.P., a Dominican from the Province of St. Joseph, released two translations with New Priory Press in 2015. Life of Alexandre-Vincent Jandel, O.P. is a translation of the original French text written by Bl. Hyacinthe-Marie Cormier, O.P. History fans will appreciate the richness and depth of this biographical account of the 73rd Master General of the Friars Preachers. St. Martin de Porres: In the Service of Compassion also comes to English readers for the first time, depicting the life of one of the Order’s most revered Cooperator Brothers.
New Priory Press’ latest publication is Fr. Thomas McDermott, O.P.’s text Catherine of Siena: Essays on Her Life and Thought. This volume contains six classic essays, several of which are making their debut in English, on the life and thought of St. Catherine of Siena, Dominican mystic and Doctor of the Church. Fr. McDermott has published Catherine of Siena: Doctor of the Church (2013) with New Priory Press and serves as the editor of drawnbylove.com, a website devoted to the teachings of St. Catherine of Siena.