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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

2018 Triduum Retreat

Mar 29 - 31

2018 Triduum Retreat St. Lawrence Seminary, Mt. Calvary, WI

Ordination to the Priesthood of Br. Jason Graves

Apr 7

Ordination to the Priesthood of Br. Jason Graves St. Bonaventure Monastery, Detroit, MI

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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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Truly Free

Truly Free

Wednesday of the 5th Week of Lent Daniel 3:14-20, 91-92, 95; John 8:31-42   We hear a lot in this country about freedom.  For many people freedom means to be...

Episode 63 - Chicago

Episode 63 - Chicago

On this week's Tap Into Life Podcast, Br. MJ and Br. Vito explain what RCIA is, and the importance of RCIA to the Church.  ...

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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.

Called: The Friar

Called: The Friar is Part Two of Brother M.J. Groark's vocation journey. Now a friar who has made his solemn vows, Br. M.J. shares insight into his life as a Religious and as a Capuchin friar. Click above to watch the 30 minute video.

Our Mission & Ministries

The Mission & Ministries of the Capuchin Franciscan Province of St. Joseph Immerse yourself in the mission and ministries of the Capuchin Franciscan Province of St. Joseph which reaches from Michigan to Montana.

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