Moravian Book & Gift Shop in Winston-Salem, NC | LibraryThing LocalWonderful book shop - we loved spending time here on our visit. Lovely and very nice staff. The Moravian Book Shop is in name only. It once was a great place, but no longer. It was the main reason to visit the tiny downtown. Cute and quaint little place.
IBOC • Moravian Church in America Bookstore
Moravian Book Shop is a book store based in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. It was founded in by the Moravian Church and lays claim to being the oldest continuously operating bookstore in the United States and the second oldest in the world. In , the Moravian Church Northern Province approached Moravian College seeking to sell the store to entrust the legacy of the Book Shop to an owner within the "Moravian Family" and continue its focus on their 85 congregations. In its early years, the store served to cater to the needs of the church, importing and selling devotional and liturgical materials for use by churchgoers, missionaries, and students. The bookstore is now owned by the Ministers' Pension Fund of the Northern Province of the Moravian Church and is overseen by a board of directors which is appointed by the church.
The Moravian College student shuttle has a routine stop right on Main Street, and parking can be found on the street or in one of the nearby parking garages on Walnut Street or North Street. The Book Shop continues to offer its iconic book section that features indie best sellers, trade books, and select books highlighting the history of Moravians, Bethlehem, Bethlehem Steel, the Lehigh Valley and Pennsylvania. In addition, the Moravian Book Shop sells and buys back student textbooks. The Book Shop stocks Moravian College apparel and gift items, reference books, stationery and art supplies, greeting cards, candy, and health and beauty aids. The inventory also includes traditional Moravian- and Bethlehem-themed gifts and College faculty- and alumni-authored books. Moravian College is committed to making its website accessible to all users. Should you find content that is inaccessible, please contact webaccessibility moravian.
Welcome to the source for Moravian books, histories, educational resources and liturgical materials! The IBOC promotes the image, ministry, heritage, doctrine, life, and mission of the Moravian Church; provides information about its activities and opportunities; and inspires and equips people within the Moravian Church and beyond to grow in their personal relationship with Jesus Christ and to serve as his disciples. The materials in our online catalog are ideal for anyone, regardless of denomination, who is looking to learn more about Moravian Christians, our history, our practices and our theology. Proceeds from the sale of these items help fund IBOC activities and the development of new materials. Regular shipping and handling rates apply to all orders.