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The Grunt Priest

Father Vincent Capodanno, M.M.


Vincent Capodanno was born on February 13th, 1929, in Staten Island, New York. After attending a year at Fordham University, young Vincent Capodanno entered the Maryknoll  seminary in 1949, and was ordained in 1958.  After ordination, Father Capodanno was assigned to work with aboriginal Taiwanese in the mountains of Taiwan where he served in a parish and later in a school. 


Vocation Discernment Retreat

God is calling: Fall Retreat in Chicago, IL

seminariansJoin us for a weekend retreat at the Maryknoll Residence in Chicago.  Located in the Hyde Park area just opposite Lake Michigan it’s a great location with parks everywhere that allow you to get out and enjoy the Windy City!  This fall retreat will be begin on Friday evening October 13th and end on Sunday at noon October 15th.  Joining us will give you a good opportunity to get to know Maryknoll while meeting our candidates and formation team, seeing where they live and visiting the Catholic Theological Union where they study.