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18 Ascension Titles Named Finalists in “Excellence in Publishing Awards”; Most from Any Single Publisher

[Exton, PA, April 13, 2022—]

The Leader in Faith Formation recognized for outstanding video-based faith formation programs, Ascension Kids books for children, and guides for Catholic spirituality

The Association of Catholic Publishers (ACP) has announced 98 finalists across 16 different categories for its prestigious 2022 Excellence in Publishing Awards. 

18 Ascension titles were named as finalists in 10 categories, the most nominations from any single publisher, and 7 more than its 11 finalists in 2021.

This number represents 14 unique products; 4 titles were distinguished to receive nominations in 2 categories each: the video program Connected: Catholic Social Teaching for This Generation, the books Habits for Holiness: Small Steps for Making Big Spiritual Progress and The Great Adventure Kids Catholic Bible Chronicles, and the video program A Biblical Walk Through the Mass, Revised Edition.

The winners in each category will be announced by ACP in June.

All Ascension Finalists by Category:

Children’s Books: Picture Books

Children’s Books: Young Readers

Children’s Books: Teens



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Ascension is a multimedia network and the leader in Catholic faith formation. Over the past 20 years, Ascension has helped to nurture the faith of over ten million Catholics through award-winning books, the chart-topping Bible in a Year podcast, more than fifty unique faith formation programs, and Ascension Presents, which hosts the largest Catholic YouTube channel in English.

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