Agua Viva is the official newspaper of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Las Cruces, New Mexico. The newspaper is a 24-page, bi-lingual – English and Spanish – publication and is published bi-monthly with a total circulation of 13,750. It is distributed free of charge to the parishes and missions that comprise the Diocese of Las Cruces.
As the official newspaper of the Diocese of Las Cruces, Agua Viva maintains as its primary goal the dissemination of local, diocesan, regional, national and international church news. Agua Viva attempts to emphasize the role of local parishioners and their activities as they relate to their own parish communities and to the diocese as a whole. At the same time, Agua Viva dares to challenge its readers to reach a deeper under understanding of Catholic teachings as well as to offer accurate and objective reporting of information having to do with the Roman Catholic Church.
Policies and Procedures
|Full Page (7.25 x 9.125 inches)||$500|
|Half Page (7.25 x 4.5 inches)||$250|
|Quarter Page (3.5 x 4.5 inches)||$200|
|Eighth Page (3.5 x 2.25 inches)||$100|
|Rate per column inch||$16|
|Inserts (6x10 inches or smaller)||$20 per 1,000|
|Rates shown are per issue|
|Current distribution (Jan/Feb 2016)||12,985 copies|