The Official Newspaper of the Diocese of Little Rock

Advertising opportunities

We offer several 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 inexpensive and effective way to reach more than 11,500 Catholics across the state each week. The average reader is a married woman who makes her 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

Frequency discounts are available for ads scheduled to run multiple times. All advertising in the print edition is automatically included in the digital edition. Process color is available. See complete information in the Arkansas Catholic rate sheet (PDF file). See the 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

Glossy bound book format! Put your good name in front of your best Catholic customers and prospects by supporting the Church's annual directory. The 2022 directory will be distributed in fall 2021 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 information on all diocesan offices, ministries, schools, parishes, priests and religious in the Diocese of Little Rock. Advertising in the 2023 edition will be available starting in late March 2022. 


Full page: $ 338
Half page:    215

Click to see the directory rate sheet. Cover advertising space, in full color, is available at a special rate. Advertisers who purchased covers in the 2021 directory have right of first refusal in the next edition until April 8, 2020. Advertising space reservations for the 2022 edition were due by June 11, 2021.

Advertising on Arkansas Catholic's Web site is an exciting option for your business looking 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 the Catholic faith, Pope Francis 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 2,700 subscribers, the newsletter will build up to weekly distribution as our subscriber list grows. Click for a PDF rate sheet.

Advertising Service Form

Send a message to the advertising office using this electronic form or call Malea Hargett at (501) 664-0340, ext. 369.

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