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Newspaper articles featuring our ministries and Capuchin friars
St. Anthony Apartments Has First Tenants
Urban Milwaukee - November 10, 2018

Gesu hosts faith forum on homelessness, collects donations
MarquetteWire, November 6, 2018

House of Peace mural untouched for 25 years until recent revitalization
OnMilwaukee, November 5, 2018

 
Solanus Casey offers path to overcome pain for US Catholics
National Catholic Reporter, July 31, 2018

Blessed Solanus a ‘living parable’ for Detroit, archbishop says on first feast day
The Michigan Catholic, July 31, 2018

Detroit celebrates the first feast of the 'approachably holy' Blessed Solanus Casey
Catholic News Agency/EWTN, July 30, 2018
 
Solanus Casey Center expansion underway
 
Local filmmaker Keith Famie producing documentary on Father Solanus Casey
 
Gallery pays for art made by Milwaukee's underserved communities
 
Novena celebrates Casey's life of service
 
Novena marks first feast day for Detroit's Blessed Solanus Casey
 
Healed woman linked to Solanus Casey to visit Grosse Pointe Park church
 
Blessed Solanus relic gifted to diocese
 
Earthworks Urban Farm fuels Detroit soup kitchen
 
Stingl: Unlikely artist and video star is among the homeless remembered at St. Ben's ceremony
 
The man in the red eyeglasses: A family member is beatified
 
Capuchins' Run Walk for the Hungry Marks 13th Year
 
Buddy’s Pizza helps feed residents in need for last 40 years
 
Holiday hams, groceries distributed to Milwaukee families ahead of Easter
 
Shelving Inc. of Auburn Hills raises $32K for the Capuchin Ministries
 
Auctioning Art For Affordable Housing
Shepherd Express, March 14, 2018
 
11th annual ‘Chili Cha-Cha’ is another success
 
Hope by the Truckloads: Help Make a Difference in Metro Detroit
 
‘Homeless Court’ in Detroit offers relief to poor
 
Stingl: Couple donates art from a lifetime to pay for furnishing apartments for the homeless
 
Justice and peace directors work for transformation
 
Urban Spelunking: A look inside the old St. Anthony's Hospital
 
St. Lawrence Seminary Celebrates its Diverse Student Body

Sometimes, Our Plans are not God’s Plans
 
COME IN FROM THE COLD
Sacred Heart to host annual Chili Cha Cha fundraiser in Dearborn
 
2017: The Year of Stanley and Solanus
 
Pilgrimage reverent, ‘very moving’ experience
 
Chuck Cmeyla is a valuable ‘Jack-of-all-trades’ volunteer!
 
Mitzvah Day volunteers work to help others
 
Blessed Solanus shows us that Jesus has won the victory
 
Why these NBA stars give back: Behind the scenes with the Bucks as they volunteer in Milwaukee
 
Detroit, Caseys and Capuchins celebrate Blessed Solanus
 
Photos: Jabari Parker and the Bucks give thanks to the community
 
Friendship and food served up at Father Solanus’s soup kitchen
 
Why do some Catholics carry Father Solanus Casey badges?
 
A time line of Father Solanus Casey
 
Solanus Casey: An Example of Christian Rebuilding
 
Beatification of Father Solanus Casey draws 70,000 faithful Catholics to Detroit
 
7 healing and evangelization tips from Fr. Solanus Casey
 
Detroit Catholics at 'fever pitch' over Beatification of Fr. Casey
 
Huge Turnout Expected for Beatification of Solanus Casey Nov. 18
 
Catholictv to broadcast Fr. Solanus Casey beatification mass
 
Solanus Casey’s relatives marvel at his reputation for sanctity
 
Chicago's Heartland Housing plans more housing for Milwaukee's most vulnerable residents - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, November 4, 2017
 
Thanking God Ahead of time for the Beatification of Solanus Casey 
 
Old St. Anthony's Hospital will be converted into supportive apartments
 
Healings, intercessions and compassionate counsel: Your stories of Fr. Solanus Casey
 
How to Pray to Fr. Solanus Casey for a Miracle
 
Five things to know about Blessed Solanus Casey
 
Churches as business incubators? In some Detroit neighborhoods, absolutely
 
Wisconsin native to be beatified
 
Miracles Happen: The Simple Witness of Solanus Casey
 
Historic Beatification Mass at Ford Field sold out
 
Tickets for beatification of Father Solanus Casey free
 
Free tickets for Father Solanus Casey beatification available Oct. 9
 
Beatification Mass of Father Solanus Casey to take place at Ford Field
 
Retired Appleton friar makes his own casket for $35
 
Girl's birth connects her to Detroit candidate for sainthood
 
Handmade: Healthy attitude warms the homeless
 
Transformation Is Here — Capuchin Ministries of Detroit
 
Column: A piece of Stillwater’s ‘blessed’ history
 
New rector officially installed at St. Lawrence Seminary
Fond du Lac Reporter, September 3, 2017
 
Capuchins to host interfaith prayer service for peace
 
Tickets for Father Solanus' beatification mass available Oct. 9
 
Tickets coming available for Detroit beatification Mass
 
Tickets for Father Solanus Casey beatification go on sale Oct. 9
 
Linton professes first vows
 
Michael Crosby, reformer in boardrooms and basilicas, dies at 77
 
Local Jewish community tackles hunger
 
Fr. Michael Crosby dies at 77
 
Priest working for corporate responsibility dies at age 77
 
Once stillborn, local woman will take part in beatification of priest 

Capuchin Soup Kitchen to host Benefit on the Bay
 
“Extraordinary” New Film By Kids, For Kids Remembers Fr. Solanus Casey
 
Event to laud beatification of Father Solanus Casey
 
‘Extraordinary’ movie about Fr. Solanus Casey premieres in Southfield
 
Becoming a saint: The remarkable journey of a Wisconsin farmboy
 
Sainthood Closer For Detroit Capuchin Priest

Film of Detroit's Venerable Father Solanus 
Downtown Monitor, June 29, 2017
 
Father Solanus Casey beatification set for November
 
Father Solanus Casey beatification set for November
 
Father Solanus Casey's beatification ceremony to be held Nov. 18 at Ford Field
 
‘Thank God ahead of time!’: The Faith of Father Solanus Casey
 
5 O'Clock Steakhouse Lakefront / Sprecher beer dinner benefits St. Ben's
 
Five O'Clock Steak House hosts the annual Legends Beer Dinner
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, June 21, 2017
 
Miracles of Birth
Tri-City times, June 21, 2017
 
Beer Events Brewing This Week: June 20-24
 
Capuchin Friar Daniel Fox elected to Capuchin provincial council
 
Capuchin Ministries to host summer fundraiser
 
Solanus Casey Center sees traffic surge after ‘blessed’ announcement
 
Documentary about Capuchin friar's work in Panama to hold Detroit premiere June 11
 
Catholic friar who spent time in Huntington nearly one step away from possible sainthood
 
Holy Healer: The Remarkable Life of Father Solanus Casey
 
Solanus Casey Center to host fundraiser
 
Capuchin Retreat to host 17th annual golf outing
 
BREAKING: Pope Francis announces Fr. Solanus Casey to be declared ‘blessed’
 
Detroit priest Solanus Casey one step closer to becoming a saint
 
Pope beatifies Wisconsin-born Capuchin friar, one step from sainthood
 
Capuchins, Detroiters knew Fr. Solanus’ holiness all along
 
Solanus devotees continue the work of the porter
 
CTND to air specials on Fr. Solanus in coming weeks
 
Detroit's Fr. Solanus Casey beatified by Pope Francis
 
Pope Francis Beatifies Father Solanus Casey
 
 
 
Buddy's 'Slice for Life' event to benefit Capuchin Soup Kitchen
 
41st annual Buddy’s Slice for Life benefits Capuchin Soup Kitchen
 
Stingl: Budding poets offer words of hope at House of Peace
 
Divine Mercy Door
 
All-you-can-eat pizza helps the needy
 
The 17 Epic Bakeries Of Detroit
 
Capuchins in Detroit Forced to Cope Without Power for Nearly a Week
 
St. Ben’s Renovation
 
Stuff the truck at Gordon Chevrolet
 
Series to teach about the life of Father Solanus Casey
C&G Newspaper, February 22, 2017
 
Masses for sick to be held at St. Felix seek Casey intercession
 
For Milwaukee friar, win vs. ExxonMobil is biggest since 'Joe Camel'
 
Capuchins who lived with Fr. Solanus recall holy man, terrible violin player
The Michigan Catholic, February 9, 2017
 
I have always been Franciscan
 
Homeless man leaves drugs to become a Franciscan friar
 
Church’s ‘Chili Cha Cha’ fundraiser heats up for charity
 
Bocce with the Brothers 2017
 
Family of Venerable Solanus Casey share stories of great-uncle
 
Life of Father Solanus Casey celebrated in Detroit
 
On the Rise Bakery gives felons, addicts second chance
 
Students help fight hunger locally while studying global impacts
 
Community Feast
 
The helping hand on Ninth Street
 
Freedom Hill to host ‘Donation Day' to assist the Capuchins this holiday season
 
Mattes joins Franciscan Capuchin Religious Order Postulancy Program
 
A Buck Donates Turkeys 
 
From gangs to God, Vera’s faith now guides him
 
Capuchin Soup Kitchen’s urban farm to host open house
 
Capuchin Soup Kitchen's Earthworks Urban Farm Announces Holiday Open House  

Capuchins give back on Thanksgiving – and every day
Detroit News, November 24, 2016
 
Jabari Parkers Thanksgiving Dinner Donation
 
After Capuchin Soup Kitchen break-in, Ally Financial donates to replace stolen computers
 
Meeting the challenge
 
Cumberland man enters Capuchin novitiate
 
Jose Vera joins Franciscan Capuching postulancy program
 
Archbishop: Very Positive Steps in Fr. Solanus' Beatification Cause
Ave Maria Radio, August 18, 2016
 
Ordination of Father Tien Dinh
The Harvest, July/August 2016
 
From shelves to soup: Brothers make money and give it away
 
Washington Native Professes First Vows As Capuchin
 
Blattner professes first vows 
 
Benefit on the Bay returns for 23rd year
 
Roncalli grad professes vows as Capuchin friar
 
59th Anniversary of the Death of Venerable Solanus Casey and Novena
 
Frigo marks 60 years as a Capuchin friar
Capuchins seek to capture video stories of Fr. Solanus
 
St. Johannes site of first Johnsburg church
 
Teens feeding the hungry one pizza slice at a time
Crain's Detroit Business, June 2, 2016
 
Peace of Pizza
Detroit Jewish News, May 20, 2016
 
Urban Plunge goes to Milwaukee
Cotter Chronicle, April 11, 2016
 
Solanus Casey, the Man Who Shed His Ego
Aleteia, May 3, 2016
 
Alexis Farmer: The real beneficiaries of community service
The Michigan Daily, March 30, 2016
 
Buddy's Slice for Life
Crain's Detroit Business, March, 25, 2016
 
The Solanus Casey Center to host annual wine tasting event March 19
WDIV Detroit Local 4, March, 14, 2016
 
Wining and dining will benefit Solanus Casey Center
C&G Newspapers, March 9, 2016
 
Area Parishes will host parish mission renewal
Portage County Gazette, February 12, 2016
 
Union Volunteers Paint and Repair St. Ben's Community Meal Hall
Milwaukee Labor Council, February 10, 2016
 
Chili Cha Cha Spices up January Evening
Press & Guide, February 04, 2016
 
Counting the Homeless
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, January 28, 2016
 
Father Ron and the ministries of Ss. Peter and Paul
Today's Catholic News, January 20, 2016
 
Doorway to a New Year
Catholic Standard, January 4, 2016

St. Lawrence Seminary High School Students Help Angel Tree Project
Tri-County News, January 3, 2016

Lions’ Moore lends a hand at Detroit soup kitchen
Detroit Free Press, December 25, 2015

The Capuchins to have a ball with bocce contest
C&G Newspapers, December 24, 2015

Stritch Assists Capuchin Community Services' Central City Children
Glendale NOW, December 22, 2015

St. Eugene's Parish Spreads Christmas Cheer to Milwaukee's Central City Families
Fox Point NOW, December 22, 2015

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish Assists the Homeless
New Berlin NOW, December 22, 2015

St. Francis Borgia Parish Bring Christmas Joy to Milwaukee's Central City Kids
Mequon NOW, December 22, 2015

Franciscan custom held at St. Lawrence Seminary
Tri-County News, December 21, 2015

iDashboards Team Volunteers at Detroit Soup Kitchen for the Holidays
December 21, 2015

Donna’s Detroit: Soup kitchen kids learn Suzuki violin
The Detroit News, December 20, 2015

Opening Ourselves to God's Love
DFWCatholic.org, December 20, 2015

January's Bocce with the Brothers event benefits Capuchin Soup Kitchen
The Macomb Daily, December 16, 2015

St. Jude's Assists Milwaukee's Central City Families This Christmas Season
Wauwatosa Now, December 9, 2015

Families from St. Anthony's on the Lake Assist Milwaukee's Hungry
Waukesha Now, December 4, 2015

Mark Travel Helps Milwaukee's Poor This Holiday Season
Bayside Now, December 3, 2015

Toys Needed for Milwaukee's Central City Children
Greendale Now, December 4, 2015

Celani Family Foundation wraps up second Hunger Free in the D
The Macomb Daily, November 22, 2015

Usinger's Recognized at BizTimes Excellence in Business Awards
Biz Times, November 16, 2015

Dorn joins Franciscan friars
The Waunakee Tribune, November 6, 2015

Linton joins Capuchins
Catholic Herald, November 6, 2015

The Devotion of Father Solanus Casey
Catholic Exchange, November 5, 2015

Coalition rallies for Milwaukee ID card
The Wisconsin Gazette, November 3, 2015

Faith-based shareholder groups confront e-cigarette companies
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, October 29, 2015

Human Thread Campaign Sews Threads of Justice
Catholic Herald, October 29, 2015

Success: Fr. Gary Wegner serves the Capuchin Order
 
Dan and Amy Loepp to donate $100,000 at Capuchin Fundraiser

Milwaukee churches join effort to help mothers with risky pregnancies
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel October 7, 2015

St. Lawrence Seminary Observes Franciscan Tradition
Tri County, Oct. 4, 2015

Pope Francis and the 'culture of encounter'
 
Rubin: Inside the Capuchin closets, and a $1.25m donor
 
A swift ascendance to life of faith

St. Ben's Community Meal Labor Cookout
Milwaukee Area Labor Council, September 2, 2015
 
Holyland Heritage, Identity Grow
 
Benefit on the Bay has all the makings of a great fundraiser
Macomb Daily, August 20, 2015
 
 
Businessman bringing back Benefit on the Bay
 
More than 500 pack north side mass, vigil to plea for peace
 
Capuchin friars celebrate service anniversaries
 
Archbishop to help celebrate Holyland Catholic Parishes
 
Society: Souper celebration raises money for Capuchin
 
Vegas in the D
 
The Surprising Case of Solanus Casey
 
2 St. Lawrence Seminary alumni ordained deacons
 
Ahee Jewlers to host 'Viva Las Vegas' at Comerica Park

Capuchin Friar Visits Catholic East for Vocation Day
Shorewood Now, May 21, 2015
 
Spiritual direction, retreats are often Church’s ‘best-kept secret’

Capuchin Services Center to unveil revamped Free Choice Food Pantry Sunday
WXYZ Detroit, May, 17, 2015
 
Capuchin Services Center unveils free food pantry open house

Capuchins upgrade services center with ‘grocery store’ feel
 
Motown Soup serves up $100K to 20 charities
 

Buddy's Pizza hosts 39th annual Slice of Life benefit to help Capuchin Soup Kitchen
WXYZ-TV Channel 7, April 10, 2015

Capuchins hope to flood Rome with letters promoting Ven. Solanus Casey
The Michigan Catholic, March 6, 2015

St. Lawrence banquet, events celebrates faith and commitment to Catholic education
Fond du Lac Reporter, January 23, 2015

Mother of Good Counsel Students Aid Milwaukee's Poor
Wauwatosa Now, January 19, 2015

Vickroy: SXU serves nonprofit some high-tech help
Southtown Star, January 16, 2015

Serving up Dignity
Faith, January, 2015

Aid Abounds to the Homeless and In-Need this Winter
Milwaukee Courier, January 10, 2015