Paulist Profiles

September 17, 2014
A step in the right direction.

That is what the opening of an investigation to a possible miracle attributed to the intercession of Paulist founder Father Isaac Thomas Hecker is hailed to be.

September 15, 2014
New to Google Play and the iTunes store: The Paulist Vocations app!
September 9, 2014
A small group of parishioners from the Paulist-run Church of Santa Susanna in Rome attended Mass with the pope in his residence chapel. Read about this remarkable experience!
September 8, 2014

Confidence in God

Servant of God, Father Isaac Thomas Hecker wrote:

St. Philip Neri was heard to say by a friend of his, “I despair, I despair.” “How so Philip,” the friend asked. He replied, “I despair of myself but place my entire confidence in God.” Trusting entirely in God is the corollary of mistrusting ourselves.

September 2, 2014
Meet the newest Paulist novice, Patrick Christ, as he enters the very important, formative year of discernment and formation on the journey to the priesthood and the Paulist community
September 2, 2014

True desire


From Servant of God, Isaac Thomas Hecker wrote:

August 25, 2014
Labor Day is more than just a three-day weekend, we are reminded by Father Ron Franco, CSP. Read Father Franco’s reflection on Jesus, “the carpenter’s son,” and why work is more than just a paycheck.
August 18, 2014

The Kingdom of God


Servant of God Isaac Thomas Hecker wrote:

August 18, 2014
Father Frank Sabatte, CSP, unveiled his latest artistic creation, a life-size embroidery portrait of Paulist Founder, Servant of God Father Isaac Hecker. Meet this incredible Paulist and how he views the mingling of faith and art.
August 13, 2014

The Hail Mary


Servant of God Isaac Thomas Hecker wrote:


Hail Mary full of grace, the Lord is with you.

With God’s fiat the world was created; but with Mary’s fiat God himself became man, and the lost world was saved.


Blessed are you among women. And blessed is the fruit of your womb, Jesus.