logo-ascension-newThe Faith Formation Leader

Fact Sheet


Company Overview

Ascension is the world leader in the creation and distribution of Faith Formation programs. Over the past two decades, the company has helped nurture the faith of over 1,000,000 souls in over 8,000 parishes through over 50 unique programs. The company has also branched out into multi-media. Ascension Presents is the largest Catholic YouTube channel in the U.S. with over 156,000 subscribers and over 16,000,000 views. Some of its most popular channels include the dynamic Fr. Mike Schmitz and the prolific Jeff Cavins.

Key Facts

  • Produced The Bible Timeline, the best selling Catholic bible study in American history.
  • Produced Chosen: A Journey Through Confirmation, America’s most popular Confirmation preparatory program.
  • Produced A Guide To The Passion: 100 Questions about the Passion of the Christ, a New York Times bestseller.
  • Produced Did Adam and Eve Have Belly Buttons, a New York Times bestseller.
  • Run over 20,000 Ascension studies worldwide.
  • Received over 2,700,000 podcast downloads.
  • 2015 World Meeting of Families Partner.

Our Mission & Values

Our Mission is to present the truth and beauty of the Catholic Faith as the path to a fulfilled life and authentic happiness. We share valuable resources, create powerful media, and build communities to answer the longings of the human heart with the transformative power of the Gospel.


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