Press releases

  • ACP Announces Winners of the 2022 “Excellence in Publishing Awards”

    On June 9, The Association of Catholic Publishers (ACP) announced the winners of the 2022 Excellence in Publishing Awards. According to the Association, for the first time, they have awards for all 16 categories including all three children’s and music......

  • How Can We Respond to Tragedy?

    After the mass shooting in Uvalde, Texas, we are left asking again: How do we, particularly as Catholics, respond to tragedy? And how do we help children deal with the feelings they may have—fear, anger, or sadness? In “Peace in......

  • Bayard Announces New Responsibility Structure

    Worcester, April 14, 2022 – Jean-Marie Montel, CEO and Directeur General of the Bayard Group, announced today a new organizational structure with several people appointed to leadership roles with new responsibilities. This organizational structure is designed to address key strategic......

  • Appointment of New Chief Executive Officer of Bayard Inc.

    Bayard, Inc. today announced that Jean-Marie Montel has replaced Hugues de Foucauld as Chief Executive Officer of Bayard Inc. Mr. Montel is also Chairman of the Board of Bayard Inc., Managing Director of the Bayard Group in Paris, and member......

  • Bayard, Inc. Launches Virtual Pilgrimage: Rome, at the heart of the Church

    Bayard, Inc. Launches Virtual Pilgrimage Rome, at the heart of the Church “For the Church, pilgrimages, in all their multiple aspects, have always been a gift of grace.” John Paul II Worcester, October 19, 2021 – Pilgrimage, one of the most......

  • Former CATECHIST Magazine Editor Dies

    With great sadness, we announce the death of Patricia Fischer (Dayton, Ohio) on September 5, 2021 at the age of 94. As a gifted and creative writer, Pat worked as an editor of CATECHIST magazine at Pflaum Publishing, Peter Li Publishing, and......

  • ACP Announces Winners of 2021 Excellence in Publishing Awards

    On June 7, The Association of Catholic Publishers (ACP) announced the winners of the 2021 Excellence in Publishing Awards. A record number of titles—almost 15% increase—were submitted during the pandemic-impacted publishing year. First, second, and third place honors were awarded......

  • Franciscan University and The Catechetical Review Now Serving Former Today’s Catholic Teachers Subscribers

    Bayard Inc. is happy to announce that all readers and subscribers of Today’s Catholic Teacher will continue to receive information in the realm of Catholic education through The Catechetical Review, published by Franciscan University of Steubenville. “After careful consideration of......

  • Bayard Inc. to Publish First In-depth Exploration of Joe Biden’s Catholicism in the Context of American Politics

    Bayard Inc. to Publish First In-depth Exploration of Joe Biden’s Catholicism in the Context of American Politics Joe Biden and Catholicism in the United States by Massimo Faggioli Will Be Released on Inauguration Day, January 20, 2021 On Inauguration Day,......

  • Bayard, Inc. To Sell Hope-Full Living Brand To Worship Anew

    WORCESTER, Massachusetts, Sept. 16, 2020 – Bayard, Inc., one of the largest religious publishers in North America, announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell the Hope-Full Living brand to Worship Anew. Hope-Full Living was created and launched in 2011 by......

  • Living with Christ Provides Liturgy Program to the Society of St. Vincent de Paul for 2020 National Assembly

    175th Anniversary “Be Where it All Began”, September 3 – 5, 2020 Spirituality. Friendship. Service. Worcester, MA – Every year, Vincentians from across the country come together to participate in St. Vincent de Paul’s National Assembly, where a variety of......

  • Apostolic Blessing from Pope Francis for Pflaum Gospel Weeklies

    In honor of this Fall’s 40th issue of Venture and Visions (the original levels of the Pflaum Gospel Weeklies), and in anticipation of the 40th anniversary of the Gospel Weeklies in 2021, Pflaum Publishing Group and Bayard Inc. are humbled......