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The trio "signed in" during a Mass on Saturday afternoon, August 24, in the chapel at St. Joseph Seminary in Washington, D.C.

Paulist Fr. Rich Andre | 08/26/19

Salvation is a gift from God. We cannot “earn” it.

Paulist Fr. Rich Andre | 08/19/19

The “fire” of which Jesus speaks is not a destructive fire; it is an opportunity for cleansing and renewal.

Paulist Fr. Rich Andre | 08/13/19

The perfectionistic critic in my head steals my joy and makes me second-guess my choices.


Video highlights from the beautiful Saturday Mass that saw Paulist Evan Cummings ordained a priest.


To celebrate the 175th anniversary of Isaac Hecker's baptism, we're re-releasing "The Paulist Vocation," a book with many of his writings, as a free download.

Paulist Fr. Rich Andre | 07/29/19

I don’t usually take spiritual advice from Woody Allen, but he’s onto something here…

Paulist Fr. Rich Andre | 07/22/19

What does it mean for Jesus to tell Martha that Mary has chosen “the better part”?

Jennifer Szweda Jordan | 07/19/19

Paulist Fr. Tom Holahan is interviewed about his love of the creative world and how it shaped his decision to become a Paulist.

Paulist Fr. Rich Andre | 07/15/19

What does Jesus want us to do about the immigration crisis?


Please pray for Paulist Fathers beginning new pastoral assignments this month!

Paulist Fr. Rich Andre | 07/08/19

The Holy Spirit has given all of us the afflictions, the foolishness, and the weaknesses we need to proclaim the gospel far and wide.