Admission Board to Postulancy
Diaconal Ordination in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Capuchin Jubilees, First Profession, and Perpetual Profession
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
John 21:15-19 “Do you love me?” It’s the question that the risen Jesus thrice asked St. Peter and which he asks every disciple called to service and leadership even today. His answer remains that same: feed and tend the flock entrusted to us, whatever shape …
A new study of U.S. men being ordained to the priesthood in 2015 identified more men eligible for priestly ordination this year than in the recent past. While this study is about men headed toward ordination, it could also portend a general increase in vocations …
St. Matthias, Apostle Acts 1:15-17, 20-26; John 15:9-17 How do discern God’s will from what is merely a matter of chance or circumstances? Our human tendency, or at least a temptation, is to pray that God’s will be done…especially if it’s what we already want! …
St. Ignatius of Laconi Acts 16:11-15; John 15:26-16:4a I have heard it said that the average tenure for a development director in a nonprofit is 3-5 years. St. Ignatius of Laconi, the 18th century Capuchin friar whom we remember today, was essentially the entire development …