Our Mission


The Catholic Media Association builds and strengthens the value, effectiveness and identity of Catholic media by facilitating the professional development and spiritual growth of our members. We contribute to the Church’s mission of communicating the Good News and evangelizing the modern world by engaging and supporting Catholic media.



Nov 14, 2022

Catholic Media Association Announces Opening of 2023 Book Awards Program

Nov. 14, 2022 — The Catholic Media Association announces the opening of 2023 Book Awards Program. The CMA Book awards honor outstanding work of publishers, authors, and book editors who serve Catholic readers.

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Oct 31, 2022

Catholic Media Association Announces Opening Date of 57th Annual Gabriel Awards

Oct. 31, 2022 — The Catholic Media Association announced today the submission period for the 2023 Gabriel Awards will officially open Nov. 7

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Sep 16, 2022

Catholic Communications Professionals Invited to Join CMA Google Group

All Communications members of the CMA are invited to join the Catholic Communicators Google Group managed by the Catholic Media Association.

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Jan 14, 2023

Member Spotlight: Chris Pham

"If we know how to navigate the digital space, we can invite more people to encounter Christ and his Church and to life-changing in-person encounters," Chris Pham says in this month's Member Spotlight.

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Jan 13, 2023

Looking forward to working together to support, serve in 2023

Welcome! I am happy to be writing to you as we begin this new year, and please know how grateful I am for your membership in the Catholic Media Association. Together, we help the Church share the Good News of Jesus Christ.

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Nov 21, 2022

Member Spotlight: Hrbacek

"I have a sacred trust with my photo and interview subjects, meaning I have a duty to tell their stories in words and pictures in a way that is compelling, inspiring, informative and authentic," Dave Hrbacek says in this month's Member Spotlight.

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