The Cathedral Bookstore sells a wide range of books, supplies and gifts. Book selections include titles in several categories: Worship in the Episcopal Church, bibles and bible study, preparation for sacraments, prayer and meditation, spirituality, biography, children’s books, fiction, history, and titles addressing worldly issues from a spiritual point of view.
The Bookstore also provides church supplies such as church registers and occasional service booklets through special order. We carry a selection of prayer beads and greeting cards.
The Cathedral Bookstore Hours
10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday
8:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday
The Dean’s Book Club discusses a different book at each meeting, including novels, nonfiction, and books on spirituality and faith. Books are selected by the group and are available for purchase from the Cathedral Bookstore. All are welcome. The club meets in the McGehee Conference Room from 6:30–8 p.m. on the following dates:
Wednesday, October 7
“The Bridge of San Luis Rey” by Thornton Wilder
After a bridge collapse kills five travelers in Peru, a monk embarks on a quest to prove that it was divine intervention rather than chance that led to their deaths.
Wednesday, November 11
“A World Lost” by Wendell Berry
Fifty years after the murder of his uncle, Andy Catlett confronts his own sense of culpability for the brawl that took his uncle’s life. Berry’s novel explores the power of memory and asks us what in our own past we might have remedied.
Wednesday, December 2
“The Road to Character” by David Brooks
Responding to what he calls the culture of the Big Me, which emphasizes external success, Brooks challenges us, and himself, to rebalance the scales, focusing on what kind of relationships we have formed.