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Our brother Francis followed a vocation that changed his life and the lives of others. Have you heard the same call?

Upcoming Events

The 2016 Detroit Ministry Weekend

Oct 28 - 30

The 2016 Detroit Ministry Weekend Detroit, MI

Discovering Postulancy 2017

Jan 1 - 5

Discovering Postulancy 2017 Milwaukee, WI

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Becoming a Capuchin

We currently have over twenty men at various levels of formation, as well as guys living in resident candidacy. These men differ in age, culture, and have unique vocation stories. Learn how others have made the leap of faith to follow a Capuchin vocation.

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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.

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The 2016 Detroit Ministry Weekend

The 2016 Detroit Ministry Weekend

It’s that time of year again! We are rapidly approaching the 2016 Detroit Ministry Weekend, the high point of the year for the Capuchin Vocation Office. This year our...

90th Anniversary of Capuchins in Montana

90th Anniversary of Capuchins in Montana

To live the Gospel of Jesus Christ! That is the first line of the Rule of Life that St. Francis of Assisi wrote in the 13th Century for his brothers,...

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Called: the Postulant

Called: The Postulant features the vocation story of Bro. M.J. Groark and his return to the Church. Click above to watch the three part series.

Meet the Ministries

Meet the Ministries: Learn about our social services and spiritual ministries. Refresh the page to view more videos.

Meet Fr. Bill

Meet Fr. Bill, our former vocation director: In every dimension of Capuchin life, we build sister-brotherhood as often and wherever we can. We build and heal relationships among ourselves, within the church, and in the world.