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Located on 95 park-like acres of gentle meadows and quiet woodland in Macomb County, Michigan, Capuchin Retreat is a Catholic Franciscan spirituality and retreat center which will renew your peace of mind. The Capuchin friars welcome you.

50th Anniversary Picnic Photos

50th Anniversary Picnic Photos

Capuchin Retreat celebrated its 50th anniversary with a blessing of the Retreat House and rededication of the cornerstone by retired Detroit Auxiliary Bishop Thomas Gumbleton, followed by a family-style picnic and open house. Thanks to all who came out to celebrate, and if you couldn't make it, we hope to see you soon.

Themed Retreat: “Come and Rest in Me.”

Themed Retreat: “Come and Rest in Me.”

In Matthew 11:28, we read, "Come to me all you who are weary and are burdened and I will give you rest." If we are going to rest in Christ, we need first of all to recognize his presence in all the circumstances of our lives. In this retreat, we are invited to pay attention to the presence of Christ.


Today's Reflection

July 21

Today we remember St. Lawrence of Brindisi, the great Capuchin Saint, wise, humble and powerful in his preaching. He was a powerful influence in Europe from 1580 to 1619. Wisdom comes...

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We currently have 23 men at variousl evels of formation, as well as those who are living in resident candidacy. These men have unique vocation stories.

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