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Matthew J Pinto

President Ascension Press

Professional Bio

| B.A., Communications-Radio, Television, Film, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA | Matt is the founder and president of Ascension Press and the author or co-author of a variety of best-selling works, including the teen question-and-answer books Did Adam and Eve Have Belly Buttons?, Did Jesus Have a Last Name?, and Do I Have to Go: 101 Questions about the Mass, the Eucharist, and Your Spiritual Life. He is also the co-creator of the Friendly Defenders Catholic Flash Cards and the Amazing Grace Series. Matt also co-authored A Guide to the Passion: 100 Questions About the Passion of the Christ, which went on to sell more than a million copies and hit #6 on the New York Times Best-Seller List. His most recent book is Freedom: 12 Lives Transformed by the Theology of the Body.Matt has appeared on numerous television and radio programs explaining the Catholic Faith, and he has conducted seminars on a variety of Catholic issues throughout the country. He was also a recipient of the Catholic Leadership Institute's 2004 Award for Outstanding Catholic Leadership. Matt and his wife, Maryanne, live in Pennsylvania, and are the parents of six children.

Company Info

Ascension Press Ascension Press 740 Springdale Drive Suite 200
Exton, PA 19341
United States
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