October 31-November 2
Detroit Capuchin Ministry Visit
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 30th Week in Ordinary Time Ephesians 6:10-20 I write this post from Atlanta Hartsfield International Airport (ATL) on a layover after a 15 ½ hour plane ride from Johannesburg, South Africa following meetings of the Capuchin Order’s Justice, Peace and Integrity of …
Monday of the 30th Week in Ordinary Time Ephesians 4:32-5:8; Luke 13:10-17 Talk about setting the bar high! In his Letter to the Ephesians, St. Paul urges us to “be imitators of God,” particularly of God’s love, compassion and holiness. Jesus displays that compassion in …
St. John of Capistrano Ephesians 3:14-21; Luke 12:49-53 Today’s readings seem contradictory. St. Paul’s fervent and affirming prayer for the church at Ephesus asks that they be strengthened with the Holy Spirit, that Christ dwell in their hearts through faith, and that the community, “rooted …
St. Hedwig; St. Margaret Mary Alocoque Ephesians 1:1-10 In the introductory verses of St. Paul’s Letter to the Ephesians the apostle recalls that, in Christ, God has blessed us “with every spiritual blessing in the heavens” and has richly lavished his grace upon us. As …