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 . . . ‘ The Press also publishes a number of biographies and commentaries at an affordable price.

To see our books, and buy from the SHOP, click here. The most recent publication is A Scent of Water, by Jim Parratt.

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. And if you are interested in more than one title, and would like a bargain rate, contact Handsel Press by clicking here. Jock also sends out a fortnightly ‘blog and poem’ to a private circulation list – if this is of interest, contact him.

The Press is owned by the Handsel Trust, SC014135. Handsel Press is a not-for-profit company.


God’s lips spell yes:

promising lips to watch

together making one, never zero.