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Jennifer Szweda Jordan | 05/22/17

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

Jennifer Szweda Jordan | 05/18/17

Paulist Deacon Steven Petroff is a model for anyone who believes that if you work hard and stay close to God, doors that appeared closed...

Jennifer Szweda Jordan | 05/17/17

Paulist Deacon Stuart Wilson-Smith describes his seminary days with the Paulists as an "adventure." It's also how he envisions his life as a priest.

Jennifer Szweda Jordan | 05/15/17

Changed plans and a chance encounter set Deacon Matt Berrios on the path to his ordination this weekend.

Jennifer Szweda Jordan | 05/11/17

In his 60 years as a priest, Paulist Fr. Vinny McKiernan has developed a unique voice and a distinctive philosophy.

Stefani Manowski | 04/03/17

From growing up on a New Mexico cattle ranch as a young boy to tending sheep on God’s ranch, Fr. Baca’s journey to the priesthood...

Stefani Manowski | 02/22/17

"This is the work I wanted to do," said Father Rivers. "I wanted to carry out the work of evangelization. This is what the Paulists...

Stefani Manowski | 02/06/17

“The Paulists formed me, and now I can help form other Paulists,” says Father Behnke. “The youthfulness, energy, dedication and missionary zeal of the novices...


“Getting to know the other Paulists has been an uplifting part of my priesthood. I could not have picked a better group of men to...

Stefani Manowski | 01/24/17

From his Catholic high school teachers to the Paulists who would become his brothers, Paulist Fr. Peter Abdella has had many priestly role models.


Paulist seminarians Matthew Berrios, Steven Petroff and Stuart Wilson-Smith have taken the next steps on their formation journeys.

Paul Snatchko | 08/19/16

A look at Paulist seminarian Richard Whitney who made his first profession on August 13.