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Did you know that Chelmsford has its own Christian Bookshop

The Chelmsford Christian Bookshop is located in the Diocesan offices at 53 New Street, Chelmsford and is open from 9.00am - 5.00pm.

We stock a range of:

  • Bibles
  • Books with a spiritual theme
  • Prayer books
  • Children’s books
  • School resources
  • Cards and Prints
  • Journals and Devotionals
  • Bible Reading Notes
  • Christian Gifts
  • Church administration supplies - registers, candles,
  • alter breads, certificates etc.

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TOP 10

  1. Common Worship Lectionary 2019
  2. NRSV Bible with Apocrypha
  3. Lion Handbook to the Bible
  4. The Sleepy Shepherd - Stephen Cottrell
  5. SPCK Lectionary 2019
  6. Refusing to be Indispensable - Andy Griffiths
  7. Church representation rules 2017
  8. Enfolded in Christ - John Francis Friendship
  9. How to Live - Stepehn Cottrell
  10. How to Pray - Stephen Cottrell

Book of the Month

Striking Out

For me, this is a long awaited book from Bishop Stephen.  Ever since reading his poem Annunciation on the last page of his book Walking Backwards to Christmas I had been hoping there was more where that came from. And here in this series of reflections, poems and images of the Bishop's pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela, you will certainly find more.  If you have walked the Camino yourself you may find much in the book that you relate to.  If you


Latest products in the Bookshop

Nativity Finger Puppets



The Real Advent Calendar



Hannah Dunnett Calendar 2019



Church of England Lectionaries for 2019

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