Detroit Capuchin Ministry Experience
Mt. Calvary, Wisconsin
Admission Board to Postulancy
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
Thursday of the 33rd Week in Ordinary Time Revelation 5:1-10; Luke 19:41-44 Jesus wept over Jerusalem and lamented its looming destruction (an accomplished fact by the time St. Luke wrote his gospel) for failing to recognize the time of its visitation. He had been in …
St. Elizabeth of Hungary Revelation 1:1-4, 2:1-5 In the first reading for today’s Mass, the author of the Book of Revelation affirms the church of Ephesus for their hard work, endurance and discernment; but he also observes that they have “lost the love” they once …
St. Frances Xavier Cabrini Philemon 7-20; Luke 17:20-25 “The kingdom of God is among you.” With the coming of Jesus, God’s reign was proclaimed as a present reality moving toward future fulfillment. It still is. In the first century, St. Paul used the already-and-not-yet state …