74 Awards Received at the 2019 Catholic Press Assoc. Awards!

The Maryknoll and Misioneros Magazines garnered 49 Awards, including 20 First Place Honors AND Orbis Books received 23 Awards

The Maryknoll Society is honored to have received 74 awards from the 2019 Catholic Media Conference in St. Petersburg, Florida for our magazines Maryknoll and Misioneros, Orbis Books, Digital Media and Annual Report. Congratulations to everyone on our Magazine Team, Orbis Books staff, Social Media Manager and the many other departments that contribute and advance our mission of spreading God’s Love around the world.

Explore our winning articles, books, sites, magazine issues and impact report:

Digital Media

SECOND Place

Best Magazine Website
“Maryknoll Magazine”

Annual Report

FIRST Place

Maryknoll Magazine

FIRST Place

Best Multimedia Package: Feature
“Three Times a Refugee” by Lynn F. Monahan

Best Coverage of Immigration
Giovana Soria

Best Essay
“Of Such is the Kingdom of God” by Mary Ellen Manz, M.M.

Best Poetry
“Divine Instrument” by Joseph R. Veneroso, M.M.

Best Reporting of Social Justice: Care for God’s Creation
“Pope Stands on ‘Holy Ground’” by Barbara Fraser

Best Reporting of Social Justice: Life and Dignity of the Human Person
“Drawing on the Holy Spirit in fighting AIDS in Nairobi” by Lynn F. Monahan

Best Photograph
“Sleeping Close to God” by Giovana Soria and Diane Mastrogiulio

Best Photograph: Homeless Man, California USA

SECOND Place

Magazine of the Year
Maryknoll Magazine

Writer of the Year
Giovana Soria

Best Multimedia Package: Feature
“Healing Power from Within” by Maria-Pia Negro Chin and Nile Sprague

Best Cover
“Flight from War” by Sean Sprague and Diane Mastrogiulio

Best Feature
“Called, Sent, Transformed” by Margaret Gaughan

Best Poetry
“We May Never Know” by Joseph R. Veneroso, M.M.

THIRD Place

Best Essay
“Romero: Saint for the World” by Octavio Duran, OFM

Best Feature
“Three Times a Refugee” by Lynn F. Monahan

Best Multimedia Package: Feature
“Drawing on the Holy Spirit in Fighting AIDS in Nairobi” by Lynn F. Monahan, Sean Sprague, Megan Fleming, Joseph R. Veneroso, M.M.

HONORABLE MENTION

Best Regular Column
“Spirit of Mission” by Joseph R. Veneroso, M.M.

Best Feature
“A Lifeline for Migrants” by Maria-Pia Negro Chin

Best Photograph
“Mother of Sorrows” Sean Sprague and Diane Mastrogiulio

Best Photograph: Mother and Child, East Timor

Best Reporting of Social Justice: Call to Family, Community and Participation
“On the Way to Fifth Encounter” by Maria-Pia Negro Chin

Misioneros Magazine

FIRST Place

Editor of the Year
David R. Aquije

Best Layout of Article or Column
“Un Brillo de Esperanza en la Frontera” by Kimberly Asencio and Giovana Soria

Best Coverage: Treatment of Vocations
John Beeching, David R. Aquije and Margaret Gaughan

Best Coverage: Disaster or Crisis
Giovana Soria, Jorge Domínguez and Raymundo Finch, M.M.

Best Editorial
“Lágrimas de Una Madre” by David R. Aquije

Best Regular Column
“Reflejos Peregrinos” by Deirdre Cornell

Best Spiritual Column
“Espiritualidad Misionera” by Joseph R. Veneroso, M.M.

Best Personality Profile
“Una Vida de Alegría Absoluta” by David R. Aquije

Best Reporting: Immigration
“Un Brillo de Esperanza en la Frontera” by Giovana Soria

Best Reporting: Latin America
“El Papa Pisa Tierra Santa” by Barbara Fraser

Best Reporting on Social Justice: Care for God’s Creation
“Restaurando el Paraíso en Petén” by Sean Sprague

Best Reporting on Social Justice: Option for the Poor and Vulnerable
“Necesitan Ayuda No Prisión” by Heidi Cerneka, MKLM

Best Photograph
“De la piedra a la carne” by Paul Jeffrey

Best Photograph: Child, South Sudan

SECOND Place

Writer of the Year
Giovana Soria

Best Cover: Magazine
“Compartamos el Viaje” by Kimberly Asencio

Best Reporting: Immigration
“Regalando Vida en la Frontera” by Giovana Soria

Best Reporting on Social Justice Issues: Care for God’s Creation
“El Papa Pisa Tierra Santa” by Barbara Fraser

Best Reporting on Social Justice Issues: Life and Dignity of the Human Person
“Empoderando a Mujeres en Ciudad Juárez” by Giovana Soria

Best Reporting on Social Justice Issues: Option for the Poor and Vulnerable
“Durmiendo Cerca a Dios” by Giovana Soria

Best Reporting on Social Justice Issues: Solidarity
“De Pronto Empezó a Llover” by Giovana Soria

THIRD Place

Best Reporting on Social Justice Issues: Life and Dignity of the Human Person
“Escuela para el Perdón” by David R. Aquije

Best Reporting on Social Justice Issues: Option for the Poor and Vulnerable
“Empoderando a Comunidades Indígenas” by María Pía Negro Chin

Best Reporting: Immigration
“Lágrimas de Una Madre” by Giovana Soria

Best Reporting: Latin America
“Haciendo Bulla Hacía el Encuentro” by María Pía Negro Chin

Graphic Artist / Designer of the Year
Kimberly Asencio

Best Reporting on Social Justice Issues: Solidarity
“Ejército de Sanadores” by Lynn F. Monahan

Best Photo and Photo Package
“Una Vida de Alegría Absoluta” by David R. Aquije

Best Photograph: Fr. Mike Snyder with Child, Tanzania

HONORABLE MENTION

Best Reporting on Social Justice Issues: Life and Dignity of the Human Person
“No Sé Cuándo Volveré” by Lynn F. Monahan

Spanish Publication of the Year
Misioneros Maryknoll by Revista Misioneros Staff

Orbis Books

FIRST Place

Catholic Social Teaching
Choosing Peace: The Catholic Church Returns to Gospel Nonviolence by Marie Dennis, Editor

Faith and Science
And God Created Wholeness: A Spirituality of Catholicity by Edwin Olson

Citizenship
Virtue and Theological Ethics: Toward a Renewed Ethical Method by Todd A. Salzman & Michael Lawlor

Immigration
Blessed are the Refugees: Beatitudes of Immigrant Children by Scott Rose et al.

Ecumenism and Interreligious Dialogue
A Christology of Religions by Gerald O’Collins, SJ

Best Catalog
Orbis Books Fall 2018 Catalog

SECOND Place

THIRD Place

HONORABLE MENTION

Spirituality
Richard Rohr: Essential Writings on Love by Joelle Chase & Judy Traeger, Editors

Spirituality
The Depth of God’s Reach: A Spirituality of Christ’s Descent by Michael Downey

Pastoral Ministry
God’s Quad: Small Faith’s Communities on Campus and Beyond by Kevin Ahern & Christopher Derige Malano, Editors

Biography
Martyrs of Hope: Seven U.S. Missioners in Central America by Edward Brett & Donna Brett

Books on Pope Francis
A Poor and Merciful Church: The Illuminative Ecclesiology of Pope Francis by Stan Chu Ilo