Patrick’s Books

PATRICK’S FIRST BOOK, Surprised by Truth, was published in 1994. Since then, he has authored or edited a total of 20 books, whose combined sales exceed 900,000 copies, including foreign-language editions.

  • Surprised by Truth (Basilica Press, 1994)
  • Any Friend of God’s Is a Friend of Mine (Basilica Press, 1996)
  • Pope Fiction (Basilica Press, 1999)
  • Surprised by Truth 2 (Sophia Institute Press, 2000)
  • Where Is That in the Bible? (Our Sunday Visitor, 2001)
  • Search and Rescue (Sophia Institute Press, 2001)
  • Surprised by Truth 3 (Sophia Institute Press, 2002)
  • Why Is That in Tradition? (Our Sunday Visitor, 2002)
  • Answer Me This (Our Sunday Visitor, 2003)
  • More Catholic Than the Pope (Our Sunday Visitor, 2004)
  • A Pocket Guide to Apologetics (Our Sunday Visitor, 2006)
  • Does the Bible Really Say That? (Servant Books, 2006)
  • A Pocket Guide to Purgatory (Our Sunday Visitor, 2007)
  • 150 Bible Verses Every Catholic Should Know (Servant Books, 2008)
  • The Godless Delusion (Our Sunday Visitor, 2010)
  • A Year With the Bible: Scriptural Wisdom for Daily Living (Saint Benedict Press, 2012)
  • Envoy for Christ: 25 Years as a Catholic Apologist (Servant Books, 2012)
  • On a Mission: Lessons from Saint Francis de Sales (Servant Books, 2013)
  • Scripture and Tradition in the Church (Sophia Institute Press, 2014)
  • Why Be Catholic? 10 Answers to a Very Important Question (Doubleday/Image, 2014)

Patrick will release three new books in 2015; from Our Sunday Visitor, Ignatius Press, and Servant Books.