Print Edition

The Chicago Catholic, newspaper for the Archdiocese of Chicago, is distributed every-other-week throughout Cook and Lake counties in Illinois and has a circulation of 35,000 with a readership of 87,500 per issue.

Working cooperatively with the Office of Catholic Education, The Chicago Catholic publishes “Faith & Education” — providing families with news and information important to educating our future leaders. This issue is distributed to Catholic school families.

General Advertising

Ad Sizes

Sizes are based on a unit measure (16 units = Full Page).

Contact Cesar Cazares at 312.534.7082 or [email protected] for rates in frequency, discounts and details.

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For more information and rates contact Cesar Cazares at 312.534.7082 or [email protected]


We cannot be responsible for more than one incorrect insertion. The Chicago Catholic shall not be liable for any amount greater than amount paid for such advertising.

All copy subject to publishers approval.

General Information
(Column Width)
  • 1 column: 1.6"
  • 2 columns: 3.3"
  • 3 columns: 5"
  • 4 columns: 6.7"
Camera-ready Art

Preferred: 85-line screen


To recognized agencies—15%

For your convenience we accept Visa and Mastercard for all advertising!

Printed weekly on Wednesday, delivered by mail to subscribers on Friday.



  • Tabloid Size: 10-1/4" W x 13-1/2" H
  • Modular Size Ads
  • 85-line screen



4-color additional $200.00 charge


  • Acrobat – PDFs
  • JPGs

All les must be BinHex encoded.

Ad Placement

  • Published Sundays, bi-weekly
  • Space reservations see calendar
  • 15% Discount to recognized ad agencies
  • Rates Effective January 2023
  • Inserts $55.00 per 1,000

Online Edition

For visibility 24 hours 7 days a week advertise online today. For more information, call 312.534.7082 or email [email protected] today!

  • Your choice of two ad sizes.
  • Link to an existing web site.