Chalice Press/CBP Press Releases

Anti-racism Books by Carolyn Helsel Share “Book of the Year 2018” from Academy of Parish Clergy
Two anti-racism books by Carolyn B. Helsel -- Anxious to Talk About It: Helping White Christians Talk Faithfully about Racism and Preaching About Racism: A Guide for Faith Leaders – share the “Book of the Year 2018” award from the Academy of Parish Clergy.

Chalice Hymnal, Chalice Praise final print run scheduled for early 2019
The final printing of Chalice HymnalChalice Praise, and related music resources will occur in early 2019.

Chalice Press Signs Distribution Deal with APG Sales & Distribution
Chalice Press/Christian Board of Publication has partnered with APG Sales & Distribution to represent four dozen recent and new releases to the trade.

Reyes' Nobody Cries When We Die named Book of the Year by Hispanic Theological Initiative
Tuesday, December 4, 2018- Nobody Cries When We Die: God, Community, and Surviving to Adulthood, documenting Patrick Reyes’ story of how his community saved him from gang life, abuse, and the economic and racial oppression that threatened to kill him before he ever reached adulthood, has been named 2019 Book of the Year by the Hispanic Theological Initiative (HTI). 

Thursday, March 14, 2018-Past winners include Huston Smith, Renita Weems, Mitch Albom

Chalice Press Announces Five-Book Deal with Activist/Theologian Osagyefo Sekou
Friday, May 05, 2017 - First Books and Debut Album Release on May 5, 2017

Chalice Press Welcomes Deborah Arca as New Marketing and Sales Director
Thursday, September 29, 2016 - The Christian Board of Publication/Chalice Press welcomes Deborah Arca as the new Marketing and Sales Director.

Chalice Press talks trends and upcoming titles with Publishers Weekly
Monday, March 28, 2016 - Chalice Press is among a handful of Christian publishers that met with the religion and spirituality writers from Publishers Weekly, among the most influential publications in the literary industry.

CBP Opposes Legislation Legalizing Discrimination in Missouri Constitution
Thursday, March 17, 2016 - In a letter sent today to Missouri Speaker of the House Todd Richardson, R-Poplar Bluff, and Missouri Senate President Pro Tem Ron Richard, R-Joplin, the Christian Board of Publication voiced its strong opposition to Senate Joint Resolution 39 (SJR 39).

Christian Board of Publication named Open & Affirming Ministry
Thursday, October 08, 2015 - The Christian Board of Publication is the second General Ministry of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) to be named an Open & Affirming Ministry by the GLAD (Gay and Lesbian Affirming Disciples) Alliance.

Chalice Press Releases Ferguson & Faith in Partnership with The Forum for Theological Exploration (FTE)
Tuesday, August 04, 2015 - Today the Forum for Theological Exploration (FTE), in partnership with Chalice Press, releases Ferguson & Faith: Sparking Leadership & Awakening Community by Dr. Leah Gunning Francis.

The Forum for Theological Exploration and Chalice Press Collaborate on New Book Series
Monday, September 22, 2014 - The Forum for Theological Exploration (FTE) and Chalice Press are entering into a publishing partnership that will provide a new way for those who have experienced FTE’s programing to share their inspiring approaches to ministry with the world.

Chalice Press to Publish New Book by “Forward Together-Moral Mondays” Movement Architect Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II
Friday, April 11, 2014 - Chalice Press has signed Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II, pastor of Greenleaf Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and architect of North Carolina’s “Forward Together-Moral Mondays” movement, to write a book to be published this fall.

Chalice Press to Publish New Book by Defrocked United Methodist Pastor Frank Schaefer
Thursday, February 27, 2014 - Chalice Press has signed defrocked United Methodist pastor Frank Schaefer to write a book scheduled to be published in the first half of 2014.