A book of prize-winning essays on contemporary issues in ethics and theology, in memory of Dr Ian Fraser
A diary of adventure in the Biafran war
Glimpses from scripture indeed, giving a voice to women who remain otherwise under the radar. This is the first book of poetry by Claire Wilson. She take us behind the scenes of the Bible story, and probes the psyche of some well-known characters. She imagines sitting on a bench with the reader: Sit awhile and […]
“Definitely a book for the times” – Professor John Swinton
Recent Books by Handsel Press
About Handsel Press
The Handsel Press was founded in 1976 to publish high quality academic and more popular books relating Christian faith to other fields of study, and to the arts. It operates ‘from the centre . . . beyond the margins . . . ‘
While books are divided into main categories such as Theology, Bible, Ethic, History and Memoir, under the overall heading of Faith, these categories overlap. Handsel Press upholds the tradition of ‘the Scottish democratic intellect’, and expects the sciences and the arts to talk to one another.
The Press also publishes a number of biographies, commentaries and poetry at a very affordable price.
The Press is owned by the Handsel Trust, SC014135. Handsel Press is a not-for-profit company.
Jock Stein, Editor
The editor is the Revd Dr Jock Stein, whose books From Cosmos to Canaan and From Ruth to Lamentations can be purchased from the shop.
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with any questions, or, for example, to sign up for his fortnightly ‘blog and poem’ which goes to a private circulation list, or to get a discount on multiple title orders.
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Lines for 2022
God’s lips spell yes:
promising lips to watch
together making one, never zero.