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About Us

1962
Founded

Minneapolis
Headquarters

112
Titles Published in 2017

75,000
Footnotes in 2017

Fortress Press is a publishing house of unparalleled relevance and influence, producing books that shape the thought of general readers, clergy, students, and scholars. As a whole, our products are committed to catalyzing conversations that matter.

Education

Fortress Press Education publishes innovative, transformational textbooks and classroom resources for the seminary and undergraduate setting in Bible, Christian history, theology, ethics, or world religions.

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Ministry

Whether it's preaching, teaching, counseling, planning, serving, administering, or simply seeking to recharge your spirit, Fortress Press Ministry delivers thoughtful, creative, and accessible books by authors attuned to clergy professionals’ ministry needs.

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General Readers

We publish books that intersect religion with topics in art, literature, and culture, and strive to reach general readers who are culturally engaged and grounded in fresh, substantive, timely, and inspiring theological reflection.

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Our Favorite Books

Crime and Punishment
1866
The Things They Carried
1990
The Solace of Leaving Early
2002
The Sparrow
1996
Atonement
2001
Peace, They Say
2012
Gaudy Night
1935
The Crossing
1994
Zorba the Greek
1946
Cold Mountain
1997
Out Stealing Horses
2003
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter
1940
To Kill a Mockingbird
1960
1984
1949