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About Us

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.


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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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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1517 Media

Fortress Press is an imprint of 1517 Media. 1517 Media creates multimedia resources and distinctive books for Christian communities, higher-education learning and scholars, and the general reader. 1517 Media’s imprints include: Augsburg Fortress, Beaming Books, Fortress Press, and Sparkhouse.