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Christian Education Studies:

The New Testament Series

Each volume  8 1/2″ x 8 1/2″ paperback
Interior:  coated paper with high resolution images.
Cover:  Glossy paper with high resolution images front and back
All feature complete NKJV text with commentary
and special text boxes.

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The Gospel of Matthew: Annotated & Illustrated
ISBN 9798450638171
274 pages.  One hundred seventeen illustrations from the 6th to the 20th C.
Paperback:  $59.95

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The Gospel of Mark: Annotated & Illustrated
ISBN 9798723048454
186 pages.  Eighty-six illustrations from the 6th to the 20th C.
Paperback:  $ 45.00

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The Gospel of Luke: Annotated & Illustrated
ISBN 9798594481015
272  pages.  One hundred eleven illustrations from the 6th to the 20th C.
Paperback: $ 59.95

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The Gospel of John: Annotated & Illustrated
One hundred ninety-eight pages.  Eighty-six illustrations from the 5th to the 20th.
Paperback:  $ 49.00.

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The Acts of the Apostles: Annotated & Illustrated
ISBN 9798450495316
Two hundred twenty-four pages.  Seventy-seven illustrations from the 9th to the 21st C.
Three appendices:  The Holy Spirit in The Acts of the Apostles;
Angels in The Acts of the Apostles; and a Glossary listing all persons, places and geographical features named in the text.
Paperback edition:  $ 45.00


Revelation: An Idealist Interpretation
ISBN 9781523894291
Introduction; Primer on Numerology in Revelation; Special Text Boxes; Verse-by-verse commentary of all 22 chapters of Revelation; 51 high-resolution illuminations from the Bamberg Apocalypse, an early 11th C. Mss of Revelation; Bibliography.  206 pages. 8 1/2 x 8 1/2″.   Paperback:  $44.95.

The Old Testament Series


The Prayer Book Psalter
ISBN 9781497336117
Text & commentary of all 150 Psalms, based on Psalter text, 1928 Book of Common Prayer; plus KJV text of Psalm 23 and NKJV text of Psalm 30; listing of each use of each Psalm in the 1928 B.C.P.; Glossary of All Persons and Places Named.  362 pages.  5 1/2 x 8 1/2.”  Paperback:  $35.00.   Kindle:  $9.99


The Writing Prophets of the Old Testament
ISBN 9781540577153
Focused on the four major and eight minor prophets of the Old Testament, illustrated with icons, mosaics, painting, etchings, statuary and frescoes.  Includes history, themes and major quotations from each book, plus the Septuagint text of the deleted passages from Daniel from the Deuterocanonical version of Daniel.   128 pages.  8 1/2 x 8 1/2.”  Paperback:  $35.00.

Christian Education Study Publications:


Beliefs of the Anglican Church
ISBN 9781497314207
Sections on the Creeds of the Church; Canonical Scripture; the Commandments; the Summary of the Law; the Lord’s Prayer; the Seven Sacraments; Selected Doctrines; Church Calendar; The Church Building; Church Etiquette; Two Modern Language Catechisms.  132 pages. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2″. Paperback:  $19.95.   Kindle: $4.99

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The Layman’s Lexicon
ISBN 9781496008084
Definitions and Scriptural sources for almost 350 words and phrases from Scripture and the 1928 Book of Common Prayer and traditional Anglican usage from Abba to Zoe; Bibliography.  254 pages. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2.”  Paperback: $29.99.   Kindle:  $9.99


Christian Spirituality: An Anglican Perspective
ISBN 9781502765147
Five parts: An Anglican Perspective; “Seeing” the Face of God; “Blessed is the man…” (examination of all uses of Blessed is, are, be in the Prayer Book Psalter; “Put Not Your Trust in Princes” (discussion of prayer and techniques for developing better prayer habits); and Primer on Using AIC Resources.  142 pages.  5 1/2 x 8 1/2.”  Paperback:  $9.95.   Kindle:  $4.99.

The Prayers Collections


Hear Us, O Lord:  Daily Prayers for the Laity
ISBN 9781497329690
Presented in three parts:  Awesome Prayers to Our Awesome God, divided into six categories; Little Prayers: Catenae on the Psalms, a primer on ancient prayers derived from Scripture; and Daily Offices for the Laity, Anglican versions of traditional prayers for First, Third, Sixth, & Ninth Hours, plus Vespers and Compline. 142 pages.  5 1/2 x 8 1/2.”  Paperback:  $19.95.   Kindle:  $4.99


Prayers in the Christian Tradition
ISBN 97814959842111

The third edition of our oldest collection of traditional prayers derived from originals in the 1st through the early 20th C. from Scripture, private collections and liturgical books from many denominations; Scripture and source indexes.  110 pages.  5 1/2 x 8 1/2.”  Paperback:  $15.95  Kindle:  $3.99


Occasional Services for Anglican Worship
ISBN 9781499124781
A series of services compiled and edited by Fr. Ron Shibley for occasions in which no specific liturgy is provided in the 1928 Book of Common Prayer, including an Advent Wreath ceremony; the Great “O” Antiphons for the last seven days of Advent, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, Maundy Thursday (with Foot Washing script), “In the Cross of Christ I Glory” for Good Friday, Easter morning processional; liturgies for Ascension and Transfiguration; a 1928 B.C.P. adaptation of the Holy Communion liturgy from the 1549 Book of Common Prayer; and a Litany for Healing.  182 pages.  5 1/2 x 8 1/2.”  Paperback:  $19.95.   Kindle:  $6.99.


The 1928 Book of Common Prayer
Service Book Edition
ISBN 9781539769989
Intended as a low-cost, paperback alternative for new parishes, including all the texts needed for regular services with larger, more easily-readable type sizes than the traditional version.  Presented in four parts: Part 1 (BCP 3-63): the Order for Morning Prayer; Order for Evening Prayer; Prayers and Thanksgivings; Litany of General Supplication’ & Penitential Office for Ash Wednesday; Part 2 (BCP 67-89): the Order for Administration of the Lord’s Supper, or Holy Communion; and Part 3 (343-525): The Psalter; and Part 4 (BCP 587-600): Family Prayers.  298 pages.  5 1/2 x 8 1/2.” Paperback:  $15.00.   Kindle:  $7.50.

Other Publications


Paintings on Light: the Stained Glass Windows of St. Joseph’s Villa Chapel
ISBN 9781497454354
History of St. Joseph’s Villa Chapel, Richmond, VA, interwoven with pictures and, where appropriate, Scriptural inspiration, of the largest collection of stained glass windows in the United States made in the 2nd Qtr 20th C. by the celebrated studo of Franz Mayer of Munich.  66 pages.  8 1/2 x 8 1/2.”  Paperback:  $25.00.  Kindle:  $7.50.


Fr. Ron’s Kitchen Companion
ISBN 9781499124309
Derived from Fr. Ron’s cookbook for low-income parishioners, this updated version offers recipes for quality meals at budget prices.  Includes Eight Tips for Better Cooking; Primer on Herbs, Spices & Other Special Ingredients; Several Helpful Tips boxes; Recipe Index; and List of Sources for harder-to-find ingredients, including web site addresses and telephone numbers.  178 pages.  5 1/2 x 8 1/2.”  Paperback: $35.00.  Kindle:  $9.99


The St. Chrysostom Hymnal
ISBN 9781979756082
Looking for tunes you know and hymns you remember?  The answer is this collection of traditional, theologically-sound, easily-sung hymns, with traditional arrangements to familiar tunes.   Each hymn tested with non-professional singers.  No choral training required.   Sourced from historic hymnals of many denominations from the United States, England and western Europe from the 18th to the early 20th C., including the venerable 1940 Hymnal.  All tunes are traditional with no plainsong.  Tunes retain their familiar names.  Indexed by author, composer, translators, metrics, and liturgical usage by season, topic, and purpose consistent with worship using the 1928 Book of Common Prayer.  526 pages.  5 1/2 x 8 1/2.”  Paperback:  $35.00.