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A clip from "Isaac Hecker and the Journey of Catholic America" on this 160th anniversary of a key moment in our history


On March 6, 1858, Pope Pius IX dispensed four of Fr. Isaac Hecker's associates from their vows as Redemptorists.


On this Veterans Day, a remembrance of Paulist Fr. Kevin Devine's service in Vietnam in 1969 and 1970.


Chicago Catholic reports on the end of a connection to a beloved part of Paulist history


Catholics from the United States living in (and visiting) Rome, Italy, will now call a new church building home.

Jennifer Szweda Jordan | 05/22/17

A report on the Paulist Fathers Ordination Mass on May 20, 2017.

Fr. Kevin Devine, C.S.P. | 01/27/17

Paulist Fr. Kevin Devine remembers NYPD Det. Steven McDonald and his message of forgiveness.


We were saddened by the death of actress Florence Henderson, with whom multiple Paulist Fathers were acquainted.

Paulist Fathers Ordination Class of 1956

On May 3, 1956, 17 men were ordained priests at our mother church in NYC. It was the largest ordination class in our history.


When war was declared by the United States on April 6, 1917, the Paulits responded to support the war effort in several different ways. Paulists...

Nicholas M. McCreary | 07/20/14

Ecumenism is part of the Paulist life and mission. This was evident at a recreation of The World Parliament of Religions, held at the Palmer...

Stefani Manowski | 05/20/13

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of St. Paul's College, we present photos from the 1913 cornerstone laying to the present.