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
I recently came across a quote from Pope Benedict’s prayer vigil with young people in Frieburg, Germany last September 24th. It reminded me of so many inquirers who worry they are not good enough to be a religious or priest. Often, it seems my words cannot convince. …
I’m at our Capuchin novitiate in Santa Ynez, California teaching the life and writings of St. Francis. This novitiate serves Australia, Guam, Great Britain, Puerto Rico, Canada and the USA. This is my final week teaching the novices who are making seminar presentations using the …
In our celebration of the Eucharist, shortly after the Lord’s Prayer and shortly before we share in communion, we exchange a Sign of Peace. This gesture varies from parish to parish, according to the prevailing culture, customs, and even practical considerations like how close together …
Today I woke up at 3 AM to attend the end of the novena for La