Salt Lake City, Utah, March 27, 2013 – The Divine Office Ministry once again proves the ‘best of’ according to this year’s votes in the About.com Readers Choice Awards. After receiving significant nominations to participate in the Readers Choice Awards this year, the nominations brought Divine Office in three categories on Catholicism. About.com’s announcement of the winners makes the 2013 awards for Divine Office the third consecutive award in this Readers Choice Awards, and their second year to receive the award in all three of these nominated categories: Best Catholic Website, Best Catholic iOS App (Divine Office Liturgy of the Hours), and Best Catholic Podcast.
“We at Divine Office feel blessed to have the opportunity to serve God in His work. It is reassuring to be nominated for a third straight year and we thank our incredible prayer community for helping us further our mission, which is to bring everyone everywhere together into praying the Liturgy of the Hours. Winning the About.com Readers’ Choice elevates our visibility and ultimately brings more people together in this prayer form to glorify God and intervene for the salvation of the world.”
— Dane Falkner, founder and producer
The About.com Readers choice awards, with those who support Divine Office by way of their vote, continue to help achieve this goal by reaching more people that may come together to pray the Liturgy of the Hours. Thank you for voting!
About Divine Office
The Divine Office prayer community spans through new media, social media, mobile apps and radio stations. Community members from all around the world gather in prayer through their mobile apps as well as through the free podcast and DivineOffice.org website, which had over 2.8 millions visits, over 525,000 people joined in prayer during 2012, with a year-over-year, 60% growth. The Divine Office Website is found on the web at http://divineoffice.org. The Divine Office award-winning apps can also be found in your favorite App Store.
To learn more about the development team behind the products created with Divine Office, please visit: http://surgeworks.com/ on the web.
About The About Group
The About Group comprises the Web sites; About.com, ConsumerSearch.com and CalorieCount.com. About.com is a valuable platform for content that helps users solve the large and small needs of everyday life. ConsumerSearch.com analyzes expert and user-generated consumer product reviews and recommends the best products to purchase based on the findings. CalorieCount.com is an online resource that helps users solve the everyday challenges of losing weight and living a healthy lifestyle. The New York Times Company (NYSE: NYT), a leading global, multimedia news and information company with 2011 revenues of $2.3 billion, includes The New York Times, the International Herald Tribune, The Boston Globe, NYTimes.com, BostonGlobe.com, Boston.com, About.com and related properties. The Company’s core purpose is to enhance society by creating, collecting and distributing high-quality news, information and entertainment.The English translation of The Liturgy of the Hours (Four Volumes) ©1974, International Commission on English in the Liturgy Corporation. All rights reserved. Used with permission by Surgeworks, Inc for the Divine Office Catholic Ministry. DivineOffice.org website, podcast, apps and all related media is © 2006-2015 Surgeworks, Inc. All rights reserved.