Paulist Media Ministries
The Paulist Press is the largest Catholic distributor and publisher in the world, employing 235 lay employees and the
services of six Paulist priests. The Paulist Press distributes almost 20 million books, pamphlets and magazines each year. In
1963 the Paulist Press enlarged greatly when it acquired Newman Press. After its founding in 1865 by Father Isaac Hecker the
Paulist Press began publishing The Catholic World magazine and has done so since then. The Paulist Press is headed up by Father
Lawrence Boadt, CSP, who is President of the Paulist Press.
The Paulist Productions create films and television programs that both entertain and enlighten. Spiritual values are at the
heart of each production. The late Father Ellwood "Bud" Kieser founded Paulist Productions in 1960 to produce the syndicated
series "Insight" which won five Emmy Awards during its 23 year run. Paulist Productions has worked with a stellar line up of
talent including Carol Burnett, Patty Duke, Walter Matthau, Ed Asner, Ron Howard and Rod Serling, to mention a few. As of
September 1, 2009 Paulist Productions is headed up by Father Eric Andrews, CSP.
BustedHalo.com is an on-line magazine for spiritual seekers in their 20s and 30s. Based in wisdom from the Catholic tradition,
BustedHalo.com believes that the joys and the hopes, the grief's and the anxieties of the people of this age group are also the
also the joys and hopes, the griefs and anxieties of all of Godís people. BustedHalo.com strives to reveal this spiritual dimension of
our lives through feature stories, reviews, interviews, faith guides, commentaries, audio clips, discussions and connections to retreat,
worship and service opportunities that canít be found anywhere else. BustedHalo.com is committed to creating a forum that is
open, informed, unexpected, unpredictable, balanced and thought-provoking. BustedHalo is headed up by Father Dave Dwyer, CSP.