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For Immediate Release

11 Ascension Titles Named Finalists in the ACP “Excellence in Publishing” Awards

[Exton, PA, April 16, 2021—]

The Leader in Faith Formation was recognized for its outstanding Bible Studies, “Ascension Kids” books for children, and the new Spanish translation of its best-selling Great Adventure Catholic Bible

The Association of Catholic Publishers has announced 95 finalists across 14 different categories for its prestigious Excellence in Catholic Publishing Awards. Announcement of each category’s winner is expected in June.

According to the ACP, the goal of these annual and competitive awards is to “recognize the best in Catholic publishing.”

The “Jesus: The Way, the Truth, and the Life” Bible study was named a Finalist in two categories

11 Ascension titles were named as finalists in 5 categories.

Of note, several Ascension finalists were published under the company’s new brand for young Catholics launched in October 2020: “Ascension Kids.”

Additionally, the publisher continues to reap acclaim for its Bible studies, with 2 different titles receiving recognition–Hebrews: The New and Eternal Covenant as well as Jesus: The Way, the Truth, and the Life. The latter title was named as a finalist in 2 separate categories, an additional distinction.

Ascension Finalists by Category

Children’s Books: Picture Books

“My First Interactive Mass Book” was named a Finalist in both its English and Spanish editions

Children’s Books: Young Readers


Resources for Ministry

“Hands of Grace” is a Groundbreaking Study on the Catholic Sacraments in American Sign Language



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