The Official Newspaper of the Diocese of Little Rock

Advertising opportunities

Custom XM has reached prospects through Arkansas Catholic for umpteen years!Here are creative ways to put your message in front of Catholic consumers and decision makers across Arkansas, easily and at low cost. Read more, and contact us below.

Arkansas Catholic

Advertising in Arkansas Catholic, the diocesan newspaper, is an effective way to reach more than 11,500 Catholics across the state each week. The average reader is a person who makes their household‘s day-to-day purchasing decisions. The average reader is well educated and has a strong financial base. Click to learn more about Arkansas Catholic Readership (PDF).

ADVERTISING RATES (One time, black and white)

Marketplace (1.25 column inches): $25
1/16 page: $54
1/8 page: $105
1/4 page: $195
1/2 page: $365
Full page: $657

All advertising in the print edition is automatically included in the digital edition. Ask about frequency discounts available by scheduling ads to run multiple times during the year. Full color ad space is available. See complete information in the Arkansas Catholic rate sheet (PDF file).

See a recent Arkansas Catholic editorial calendar (PDF file) for information on special issues and advertising deadlines. Parishes, schools and religious houses in Arkansas may qualify for a discount. See Advertising policies (PDF).

Catholic Diocese of Little Rock Directory

Put your good name in front of your best Catholic customers and prospects by advertising in the Church’s annual directory. The glossy softcover 2024 directory was distributed in fall 2023 to hundreds of parish decision makers, diocesan staff, priests, religious and other active Catholics around the state. The directory is the exclusive source of comprehensive contact information on all diocesan offices, ministries, schools, parishes, priests and religious in the Diocese of Little Rock.


Full page: $ 338
Half page:    215

Click to see a directory rate sheet. Cover advertising space, in full color, is available at a special rate. Ad space reservations for the 2025 edition are open until June 7, 2024.

Advertising on Arkansas Catholic's website is an exciting option to expand your presence 24 hours a day, seven days a week for as little as $1.33 a day. The award-winning diocesan newspaper site attracts thousands of readers a month who are looking for news, insight and information on their faith. Click for a PDF rate sheet and information.

aSpire electronic newsletter

aSpire is a free e-mail newsletter about building personal faith, the Church and the Diocese of Little Rock. Each issue is brief, casual and entertaining -- and sent only to subscribers who have specifically asked to receive the newsletter. Now issued twice a month to more than 2,800 subscribers, affordable advertising reaches subscribers as well as everyone they forward to. Click for a PDF rate sheet.

Advertising Service Form

Send a message to the advertising office using this electronic form or call Mark Brasfield at (501) 664-0340, ext. 329.

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