Mt. Calvary, Wisconsin
Admission Board to Postulancy
Diaconal Ordination in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Capuchin Jubilees and First Profession
Mt. Calvary WI
Mt. Calvary WI
Capuchins minister in hospitals, schools, soup kitchens and jails. They are Franciscan pastors, artists, missionaries, youth ministers and writers. From large cities like Chicago and Detroit to small towns like Appleton, WI and Lame Deer, MT, we are serving the needs of others.
We currently have 23 men at various levels of formation, as well as four guys living in resident candidacy. These men differ in age, culture, and have unique vocation stories.Come meet the guys who’ve made the leap of faith to follow a Capuchin vocation.
Recent Blog Posts
This year’s Triduum Retreat for all Capuchin candidates, postulants, and simply-professed friars, as well as Cap Corps volunteers and other interested friars, will take place at St. Lawrence Seminary, Mt. Calvary, Wisconsin on April 2-4. It will begin on Holy Thursday night with the celebration …
Lenten Weekday; St. Polycarp Leviticus 19:1-2, 11-18; Matthew 25:31-46 Repentance means turning away from something; but that implies and necessitates turning toward something—or someone—else. Today’s readings present a catalog of things to reject (stealing, lying, slander, injustice, etc.) and others to embrace (feeding the hungry, …
Thursday After Ash Wednesday Deuteronomy 30:15-20; Luke 9:22-25 Most of the choices we make are relatively mundane and so are their consequences. My decision to have oatmeal vs. Cheerios® for breakfast this morning will not likely make the headlines. Some choices seem mundane at first …
Monday of the 6th Week in Ordinary Time Genesis 4:1-5, 25; Mark 8:11-13 Envy, “the green-eyed monster,” is known as one of the Seven Deadly Sins, and today’s reading from is a literal example. Cain, resentful and deeply disappointed that God is pleased with his …