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September 30, 2015

Hendey Joins Ave Maria Press as Editor-at-Large

Award-winning author, blogger, and speaker Lisa M. Hendey, founder and editor of, has joined Ave Maria Press as editor-at-large.

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September 14, 2015

Family Theater Productions Film Recognized

Family Dinner, a faith-based film released by Family Theater Productions, a ministry of Holy Cross Family Ministries, has been recognized by three major film festivals.

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September 8, 2015

Family and Faith Take Center Stage at World Meeting of Families

Greg and Lisa Popcak, authors of Just Married and Then Comes Baby, offer their views on the Pope's visit to the United States, faith and family, same-sex marriage, and the effects of popular culture on children.

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September 1, 2015

New Rebuilt Parish Book Focuses on Communications

In the newest book in the Rebuilt Parish series, Rebuilding Your Message, Rev. Michael White and Tom Corcoran tackle a key issue—parish communications.

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August 28, 2015

Two to Profess Final Vows in Holy Cross

Two men will profess their final vows in the Congregation of Holy Cross Aug. 29 and be ordained transitional deacons on Aug. 30.

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August 27, 2015

New Book Answers Pope's Call for Parents to Teach Children to Pray

Grace Mazza Urbanski, director of Children’s Ministry for the Apostleship of Prayer in the United States, offers a means to help parents and their children become closer to God through prayer in her new book Pray with Me: Seven Simple Ways to Pray with Your Children.

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August 24, 2015

Congregation of Holy Cross, Ave Featured in New PBS Documentary

The premiere of a new PBS documentary that features the Congregation of Holy Cross and its apostolates, including Ave Maria Press, will air at 8:30 p.m. Sept. 21, 2015, on WNIT channel 34.1 in Northern Indiana and Southwest Michigan.

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August 20, 2015

Fatica Brings 'Amazing' Show to EWTN

Author, speaker, and evangelist Justin Fatica will have a new series on EWTN Global Catholic Network.

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August 14, 2015

Family Theater Releases New Family Drama Based on Holy Cross Apostolate in Phoenix

40 Hours, Family Theater Productions' newest family film, is based on the experiences of Rev. David Guffey, C.S.C., at André House, a soup kitchen and homeless center in Phoenix founded by the Congregation of Holy Cross, United States Province of Priests and Brothers.

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August 11, 2015

'Sacred Reading' a Unique Way to Pray Lectio Divina

With the release of the new annual prayer book Sacred Reading: The 2016 Guide to Daily Prayer, Ave Maria Press asked author Doug Leonard, executive director of the Apostleship of Prayer—“the pope’s prayer group”—to reflect on its uniqueness and the overall importance of daily prayer in our lives. 

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August 4, 2015

Two More Textbooks Available on iBookstore

Two high school religion textbooks published by Ave Maria Press have been added to our iBookstore catalog.

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July 27, 2015

Nine Make First Profession of Vows in East Africa

With joy and gratitude, the Congregation of Holy Cross, United States Province of Priests and Brothers, celebrated the First Profession of Vows of nine men in the District of East Africa on July 16th.

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July 6, 2015

HCFM, CARA Study the State of Catholic Families

Holy Cross Family Ministries and the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate at Georgetown University teamed up for a four-part study on Catholic parents and families leading up the World Meeting of Families in September

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June 30, 2015

Ave Authors Speaking during Notre Dame Family Retreat

Three Ave Maria Press authors are among those speaking during the annual Notre Dame Summer Retreat sponsored by Holy Cross Family Ministries.

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June 27, 2015

2015 Catholic Press Association Awards Announced

Ave Maria Press  authors and staff  were among those honored Friday night by the Catholic Press Association during its annual conference.

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June 16, 2015

'Rebuilt' Segment Wins People's Telly Award

A CatholicTV video by the bestselling authors of Rebuilt has won a 36th annual People’s Telly Award.

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June 12, 2015

First WINE Book Club Features 'The Grace of Yes'

Join Women in the New Evangelization (WINE) for their first summer book club, “Read Between the WINEs,” featuring Lisa M. Hendey’s The Grace of Yes.

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June 2, 2015

Duffy Addresses Misconceptions about Divorce, Participation in the Sacraments

Lisa Duffy brings personal experience, Church teaching, and more than 20 years of experience ministering to those wounded by divorce to her first book, The Catholic Guide to Dating After Divorce. In this Q&A with Ave Maria Press, Duffy talks about the stigma of divorce, misconception about divorce and the Sacraments, and creating a life program to help you move on.

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June 2, 2015

Lafia Explains How Spiritual Direction Can Deepen Your Relationship With God

Colette Lafia, author of Seeking Surrender, discusses spiritual direction, connecting with and surrendering to God, and her friendship with Brother René.

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June 1, 2015

Cause for Sainthood of Rev. Patrick Peyton Advances

The cause for sainthood of Servant of God Patrick Peyton moved another step forward in April with the presentation of a Positi to the Congregation for the Causes of Saints in Rome.

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