Advertise with the Catholic Times

cathtimesdistributioncathtimesdistribution.jpg Catholic Times reaches approximately 112,000 readers in 28 counties in the Diocese of Springfield in Illinois. It is delivered by mail to paid subscribers, contains 26 issues per year, bi-weekly and is not published last week of December.

Counties of distribution are
  • Adams • Green • Fayette • Edgar
  • Brown • Jersey • Madison • Coles
  • Pike • Menard • Bond • Cumberland
  • Cass • Sangamon • Macon • Effingham
  • Morgan • Macoupin • Moultrie • Jasper
  • Scott • Christian • Shelby • Clark
  • Calhoun • Montgomery • Douglas • Crawford







Mechanical Information

Each page is 7.25” wide by 9.25” tall (43½ x 55½  picas)

Each page has 3 columns, 2.3” wide (14 pica)

Production is offset.

PDFs and camera-ready ads are accepted.

Publication Date

DATELINE SUNDAY. Mailed to subscribers on Friday prior to the dateline.

Advertising Deadline

THURSDAY AT 12 NOON. Deadline is 10 days prior to the dateline of the paper.

General Conditions

Catholic Times does not accept political, tobacco or alcohol advertising and reserves the right to reject any advertising it feels is not keeping with its publication standards.

Terms of Payment

Payment in full is due within 30 days of invoicing. 1.5% will be added to all unpaid balances after 30 days.

Advertise with the Catholic Times

Join the advertisers who have already discovered the value of advertising in the Catholic Times. Our audience of approximately 112,000 readers, covers 28 counties in central Illinois. The affordable rate offered by Catholic Times makes it an excellent opportunity to see for yourself how much your parish, organization or business can benefit from reaching our readers. You can provide a camera-ready ad, or we will design your ad at no additional charge.

Call or email us today to reserve your space in the next issue!

Carole Flaherty
(217) 698-8500 ext. 168