“...when God gave me brothers, no one showed me what I should do, but the Most high revealed to me that I should live according to the form of the holy gospel.”



In order to better understand the Friars Minor Capuchins (O.F.M. Cap.), one must first understand their history.


Father Justin Joos, O.F.M. Cap.

Native New Yorker, son, brother, Capuchin, priest, 
director, pastor, and hospital chaplain—1912-1998


Father Theophilus Riesinger, O.F.M. Cap.

Capuchin, priest, linguist, home missionary, and exorcist—1868-1941

Article: Father Theophilus Riesinger, O.F.M. Cap.


We Remember...

Boniface Goldhauser, O.F.M. Cap.

Anscar Parson, O.F.M. Cap.

Owen Shelly, O.F.M. Cap.

David Alberici, O.F.M. Cap.

Daniel Brady, O.F.M. Cap.

Sigmund Hafemann, O.F.M. Cap.

Wilfred Wolf, O.F.M. Cap.

Bernard Smith, O.F.M. Cap.

John Niland, O.F.M. Cap.

Crispin Marschhaeuser, O.F.M. Cap.

Sylvan Conover, O.F.M. Cap.

Alexis Gore, O.F.M. Cap.

Francis Yamashiro, O.F.M. Cap.

Declan Finn, O.F.M. Cap.

Zachary Grant, O.F.M. Cap.

Beatification of Fr. Solanus Casey

Beatification of Fr. Solanus Casey

Our Capuchin brother Fr. Solanus Casey will be beatified on November 18. Please click the link below to read more about this holy friar who humbly and joyfully served the People of God in several of the parishes of our Province.

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Capuchin Journey

Capuchin Journey

The Capuchin Journey, our quarterly magazine, is designed to keep you informed about the good works our Friars are doing, both in the United States and around the world. Download your copy today.

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Request A Mass

Request A Mass

We have a beautiful selection of Mass cards available online. Honor a loved one today by requesting a Mass in their honor.

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