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CLICK HERE to download the Advertising Packet for 2015-2016.

Rate and Advertising Guidelines for July/August 2015 — May/June 2016

Terms & Conditions

Publisher reserves the right to reject, omit or discontinue any ad copy considered to be objectionable or contrary to the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church.

All copy is subject to the approval of the publisher.

Publisher reserves the right to insert the word “advertisement”’ above or below any copy.

We reserve the right to adjust rates at any time upon 30 days written notice.

Cancellation or changes in orders may not be made by the advertiser or its agency after the reservation closing date.

Positioning of advertisements is at the discretion of the publisher except where a request for a specific preferred position is acknowledged by the publisher in writing.

Billing & Credit Terms

Invoices are mailed via USPS within 10 days after the magazine is published.

Payment terms are net 30 days.

Printing Specifications

Acceptable file format: PDF with embedded fonts is preferred (set distiller to “Press Quality”).

Ads can also be accepted in EPS, Quark Xpress, Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop files. These files must include true type fonts and art.

All ads must be exact size at 100%, 300 dpi; see sizes in the table below.

Bleed allowance: We do not allow for bleed on ads.

Submit files on CD (Mac or PC format) or e-mail to sjvonhaack@rcbm.org .

Include a hi-resolution color print of the ad.

Advertising Rates/Sizes for July/August 2015 — May/June 2016

Cost is per insertion. All prices are for camera ready material submitted to Parable according to advertising guidelines.






Full Page

8" x 10.25"




Half Page (vertical)

3.875" x 10.25"




Half Page (horizontal)

8" x 5"




Quarter Page

3.875" x 5"




Eighth Page

3.875" x 2.5"




Space & Copy Deadlines

Issue Date

Artwork Deadline

Publication in the Mail

July/August 2015

May 21, 2015

July 1, 2015

September/October 2015

July 8, 2015

August 17, 2015

November/December 2015

September 9, 2015

October 19, 2015

January/February 2016



March/April 2016



May/June 2016



Contact Information

Thank you for your interest in advertising in Parable, the Magazine for the Diocese of Manchester. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us.

Sarah Jane von Haack, Editor
153 Ash Street, P.O. Box 310
Manchester, NH 03105

Diocese of Manchester
The Catholic Church in New Hampshire

153 Ash Street, Box 310
Manchester, NH 03105-0310
(603) 669-3100
Fax: (603) 669-0377

© Diocese of Manchester