Screening of Called and Chosen

There will be a showing of the Called and Chosen documentary at the Ocean Breeze Park and Athletic Complex on October 6 at 7:30pm. The Complex is located at 625 Father Capodanno Blvd, Staten Island, NY. Continue reading

50th Anniversary of Father Capodanno’s Death

The 2017 Annual Memorial Mass for Father Vincent R. Capodanno, MM, United States Navy Chaplain and Vietnam War hero, will be held on September 5th at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington DC. This year, the … Continue reading

Conversation with Cardinal Dolan

Father Capodanno Guild Chairman, George Phillips, was interviewed about Father Capodanno by Cardinal Timothy Dolan, for a spot on the Cardinal’s special “Conversation with Cardinal Dolan” program, aired on SiriusXM radio and television on Veteran’s Day.

Annual Capodanno Mass 2016

The Annual Memorial Mass for Father Capodanno took place on September 6, 2016, in the Crypt Church of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington DC. The Memorial Mass for Father Capodanno is held annually for … Continue reading

Presentation at Veterans’ Humanitarian Ball

On November 14, George Phillips gave a presentation about Father Capodanno and the Guild at the Veterans’ Humanitarian Ball at the Officers’ Club at Joint Base Andrews.  There were over 200 people present at the black tie event, and 90% of … Continue reading

Presentation at NYPD Emerald Society

On November 2, 2015, George Phillips presented information about Father Capodanno to the NYPD Emerald Society, an organization for police officers of Irish heritage, both active and retired.   There were over 100 in attendance, and the presentation was well … Continue reading

Presentation in Norfolk, VA

On September 16, 2015, George Phillips gave a presentation at the Ryan Club in Norfolk, VA.  The Ryan Club is a Catholic charitable and prayer community. At the event, there were many veterans in the audience.  The presentation was well received.

Annual Capodanno Mass 2015

The Father Capodanno Mass is held annually for the repose of his soul on the anniversary of his death.  Father Capodanno died giving physical and spiritual assistance to wounded and dying Marines of the 1st Marine Division during battle with … Continue reading

Presentation at Saint Roch Catholic Church

George J. Phillips, an inaugural member of the Capodanno Guild’s board of directors, presented on Father Capodanno and the Guild to the parishioners of Saint Roch’s Catholic Church in Staten Island, NY, at all the Masses on the weekend of July … Continue reading

Presentation at Italian Men’s Club

George J. Phillips, an inaugural member of the Capodanno Guild’s board of directors, gave a presentation on Father Capodanno and the Guild to 75 Catholic men of the Italian Men’s Club in Lake Ridge, VA on June 11, 2015. Also … Continue reading

Annual Capodanno Mass 2014

The Father Capodanno Mass is held annually for the repose of his soul on the anniversary of his death. Father Capodanno died giving physical and spiritual assistance to wounded and dying Marines of the 1st Marine Division during battle with … Continue reading