Future Navy Chaplain Influenced by Father Capodanno

The Chairman of the Guild Board of Directors shares his experience meeting a future Navy chaplain whose time as an enlisted sailor spent in Italy where Father Capodanno’s family came from gave him an appreciation of the Grunt Padre and inspired him to discern his vocation. Continue reading

New Biography on Father Capodanno

Armed with Faith: The Life of Father Vincent R. Capodanno, MM, by the Reverend Monsignor Stephen M. DiGiovanni, H.E.D., explores the life of the U.S. Navy chaplain from his upbringing on Staten Island to his heroic death on a Vietnam battlefield. Continue reading

Called and Chosen on EWTN

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

Annual Memorial Mass

This year marked the 50th anniversary of Father Capodanno’s death, and an estimated crowd of 650 people gathered for his Memorial Mass. Continue reading

Called and Chosen DVD’s

DVD’s of the recent documentary on the life and heroic death of Father Capodanno will be available to donors who support the Guild with a gift of $20 or more. Continue reading

Two New Board Members

The Guild has recently welcomed two new members to the Board of Directors: Thomas V. Draude and Linda Capodanno Sargent, Father Capodanno’s niece by marriage Continue reading