St Clare’s has a bit of a break for the holidays during the second half of August, so we have limited opening times.
From 12th – 28th August the SHOP will only be open on Tuesday 13th, Thursday 15th, Saturday 17th and Saturday 24th August.
Normal service will be resumed on Thursday 29th August.
- Looking for a glorious range of Christian books, new and second hand?
- Looking for a beautiful fair trade or spiritual gift?
- Looking for cards for special occasions like weddings, baptism and ordinations?
- Looking for church supplies?
Then do come and see us in our shop in the heart of Coventry. Come with a purpose, or just come to browse. You can find us between the old and new Cathedrals in the city centre.
You can phone us during opening hours on 024 7652 1215.
- Tuesday to Saturday – 10.30 am to 3.00 pm
- Sunday and Monday – Closed
We stock a wide range of gifts for all occasions, many of which have been ethically sourced. There are lots of lovely things to choose from, so think of us when you are shopping for Christmas presents or birthdays.
Inspirational Gifts – We sell holding crosses, rosaries, angel ornaments and jewellery as well as a beautiful selection of cards, prints and plaques with inspirational messages. We also stock hand made and fairly traded plaques and crosses from El Salvador.
Dalit Goods – We stock the Dalit range of candles and ornaments. We also sell their high quality spices, which don’t just taste great, they also provide an income for some of the poorest people in India. We sell individual jars and beautiful gifts sets, with an accompanying recipe book.
Lanke Kade – Lanke Kade specialise in high quality wooden toys and gifts for children, all of which are Fair Trade. We stock a wide range of goodies starting from just £2.
We sell a range of beautiful blank cards which you can use for any occasion, as well as cards for birthdays and special occasions such as weddings, baptisms, confirmations, ordinations and first communions.
We also have cards from the RSPB featuring some of our favourite British birds, and playing their song when you open the card.
We sell a range of church supplies, many of which are also available from our on-line shop.
- baptism certificates, godparent certificates, baptism candles, wedding candles and other resources for ministry such as our Gazing Prayers.
- Cards for christenings and baptisms, weddings, confirmations, ordinations and first communions.
- Votive candle stands and prayer trees.
- An exclusive range of women’s cotton jersey clerical wear – see St Clare’s Clericals.
Second hand books – We have a very large selection of second hand theology books, including biblical studies, ecclesiology, christology, ethics, spirituality and practical theology. Everything you can think of really. All our books are just £3, so there’s a real opportunity to grab yourself a bargain. We also have a wide range of resources for ministry such as bible study courses for just a £1 each.
New books – We also stock some new books including bibles for children and adults, and other popular religious titles.
We always keep a few nativity sets in stock, not just at Christmas. These include:
- Fair Trade nativities from Peru
- Hand Made and Fair Trade nativity plaques from El Salvador
- Hand Made nativities from Ukraine
- Wooden children’s nativities