The Diocese of Des Moines

The Catholic Mirror

The Catholic Mirror diocesan newspaper is the primary communication tool used by the diocese to share news and information to the more than 35,000 registered Catholic households in central and southwest Iowa.


Deadline: Ads, stories, letters to the editor and calendar items are due the first Friday of the month.
Advertising: Standard rate is $13.50 per column inch.
Discounts are:

  • 10 percent for half page or larger;

  • 15 percent recognized ad agencies;

  • 33 percent four or more ads placed within a year.

Classified: $2/line, three line minimum, 9-point type
Inserts: Advertising inserts and preprints accepted. $60/thousand.
Publication date: Publication is the third Friday of the month.
Delivery/Availability: The newspaper is delivered by the U.S. Postal Service and can be found online at the diocesan website.
Funding: The diocesan newspaper is funded in part through advertising, a voluntary subscription drive conducted every spring, and through the support of the Annual Diocesan Appeal.

Story ideas?
Calendar event?
Need more information on advertising?
Contact Kelly Collins at 515-237-5054 or Anne Marie Cox at 515-237-5046.

 

Recent Issues:

The Catholic Mirror
July 2014
July 2014
June 2014
June 2014
May 2014
May 2014
April 2014
April 2014
March 2014
March 2014
Capital Campaign Insert
Capital Campaign Insert
February 2014
February 2014
January 2014
January 2014
December 2013
December 2013
November 2013
November 2013
October 2013
October 2013
September 2013
September 2013
Sharing God's Gifts Insert
Sharing God's Gifts Insert
August 2013
August 2013
July 2013
July 2013
June 2013
June 2013
May 2013
May 2013
April 2013
April 2013
February 2013
February 2013
January 2013
January 2013
December 2012
December 2012
November 2012
November 2012
October 2012
October 2012
September 2012
September 2012
August 2012
August 2012
July 2012
July 2012