Friars in Formation

Our Capuchin Franciscan Formation Program

We have several friars in the process of formation. Below you will find our formation houses and the friars who currently reside there during that stage of their journey.



Postulancy: St. Conrad Friary, Milwaukee,Wisconsin
         
                                                     


Novitiate: San Lorenzo Friary, Santa Ynez, CA

Post Novitiate Formation: San Lorenzo Friary, Jamaica Plain, MA

Br. Joseph Anderson, O.F., Cap.  Br. Paul Fesefeldt, O.F.M., Cap.     

Br. Scott Leet, O.F.M., Cap.     Br. AJ Lezcano, O.F.M., Cap.    

Br. Victor Russak, O.F.M., Cap.   

Br. Francisco Serrano, O.F.M., Cap.

        

                                                                                                               

Ministerial Formation: St. Francis of Assisi Friary, Jamaica Plain, MA 

Br. John Koelle, O.F.M., Cap. 

Our Capuchin Novitiate

Our Capuchin Novitiate

Please click the link below to see a video describing our Capuchin novitiate in California. Novices from all over the country make up this community.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

To get the answers to some frequently asked questions about the Capuchins, please click the link below.

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Reflections on consecrated life

Reflections on consecrated life

To see a video of some of our friars reflecting what inspired them to become a Capuchin, please click below. Some are relatively new to our life and some have been Capuchins for many years, but they all have much wisdom to share.

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