May is traditionally devoted to Mary. Father Bruce Nieli, CSP, explores the significance of Mary in Paulist spirituality and as a pioneer and example of our Catholic Christianity. Mary “is the model of the Spirit-filled disciple of Jesus,” Father Nieli writes.

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Catch up with Paulist students Matthew Berrios, CSP, and Stuart Wilson-Smith, CSP, who are serving in Paulist faith communities during their pastoral year experiences. See what they’ve been up to!

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Need to soothe your spirit this summer? St. Mary’s on the Lake, the Paulist retreat house on Lake George, NY, is offering several retreat opportunities this summer. Check it out!

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In honor of the special year of religious life, paulist.org begins a series chronicling how Paulists live out their vocation. This week we interview Father Eric Andrews, CSP, president of the Paulist Fathers.

Hecker Reflection

"For beginners in the spiritual life, the greatest obstacle can be a false standard of perfection," said Paulist founder Father Isaac Hecker in an 1858 reflection. Read the entire passage and a modern reflection by Father Paul Robichaud, CSP.

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Father Ronald A. Franco, CSP
On May 3 at the 11:30 Mass, we at the Church of the Immaculate Conception in Knoxville, Tenn, had the traditional procession and coronation of Our...
Father Thomas Ryan, CSP
Reference to our world today as a “global village” has become commonplace.
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More than a dozen Paulist Mission Preachers with myriad areas of expertise are available for speaking engagements.