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Advertise in Presence

Presence offers you a wide market for advertising.

Presence is international in scope and outreach. Currently, Presence is read by more than 6,500 subscribers and can be found in major theological libraries, retreat centers, and formation and training programs around the world.

Presence is a highly respected, peer-reviewed journal that is published four times per year—March, June, September, and December. Each issue features articles on spiritual direction; training, mentoring, and supervision; contexts and cultures; and professional considerations. Test

Who reads Presence?

Presence attracts a variety of readers from all over the world and also has a growing institutional base.

Its readers include:

  • Spiritual directors
  • People involved in formation and training of spiritual directors
  • Pastoral counselors
  • Health care providers, chaplains, and campus ministers.
  • Lay, ordained, and religious
  • Professionals in related fields

Its institutional base includes:

  • Retreat centers and houses
  • Spiritual life centers
  • Seminaries and rabbinical colleges, colleges, and universities
  • Dioceses and other ecclesiastical institutions

What might be good to advertise?

Educational Opportunities:

  • Degree programs in ministry, spirituality, and spiritual direction
  • Internships for spiritual directors and supervisors
  • Workshops on supervision, MBTI, Enneagram, focusing and bio-spirituality, dreamwork, 12-step methodologies, working with abuse, and dysfunction
  • Courses on spirituality, theology, adult development, scripture, prayer, contemplation

Ongoing Development:

  • Professional days, days of prayer, and reflection
  • Retreats and sabbaticals

Books and literature that focus on:

  • Spiritual direction
  • Formation, training, mentoring, and supervision
  • Spiritual growth and related issues
  • Relationship with God
  • Various aspects of your religious tradition
  • Inspirational reading


If you have any questions about advertising in Presence, contact Nick Wagner. You may reach him at:
Spiritual Directors International
PO Box 3584
Bellevue, WA 98009 USA
Telephone: 01-425-455-1565
Fax: 01-425-455-1566

Advertising rates

All measurements are in inches; all prices are in US dollars.

Full Page 8.375 x10.875
  USD$540.00 | Black and white
  USD$680.00 | 2-Color
  USD$1,080.00 | 4-Color
  USD$1,404.00 | Inside Back Cover
Half Page 6.5 x 4.25 (horiz.)
  USD$324.00 | Black and white
  USD$468.00 | 2-Color
  USD$648.00 | 4-Color
Quarter Page 3.125 x 4.25 (vert.)
  USD$280.00 | Black and white
  USD$324.00 | 2-Color
  USD$360.00 | 4-Color
Classified Ad USD$1.50 per word

Mechanical requirements
PDF or TIF format is preferred.

Terms, conditions, and discounts

The advertiser understands that space is reserved on a first-come, first-served basis. For that reason, advertising orders are binding after the closing date. Cancellations or changes in orders are not accepted after that time. Advertisers canceling after this date will be billed for space ordered.

The advertiser agrees to submit final advertising copy by the due date indicated to Spiritual Directors International. Alterations requiring additional work will be charged at current rates. When no other copy is provided by the advertiser by the due date, Spiritual Directors International may insert a previous advertisement from Presence: An International Journal of Spiritual Direction.

Every effort will be made to afford advertisers the position desired; however, under no circumstances is position guaranteed, nor is advertising accepted subject to position. Advertising must be paid for regardless of position.

Payment in full is due within thirty days of the initial invoice date. Advertising privileges will be suspended on accounts over ninety days past due.

Discount applies for insertions of ­one ad placed in more than one issue:

1 ad 1 insertion no discount
1 ad 2 insertions 5% discount
1 ad 2+ insertions 7.5% discount

To receive any discount, you must state the number of insertions at the time of your initial reservation.


  Reserve by Copy due
March 2018 issue 22-Dec 28-Dec
June 2018 issue 21-Feb 06-Mar
September 2018 issue 22-May 05-Jun
December 2018 issue 17-Aug 31-Aug

Reserve my ad in Presence today!

To reserve an ad spot in Presence, please send an e-mail to:

Please include the following:

Your Name
Your Institution
Which Issue you'd like to place your advertisement in (January, April, July, October)
What size Ad you'd like (Full, Half, Quarter, Eight, Resource Ad)
Additional Comments or Questions

We will respond as soon as possible. Thank you!

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