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Fr. Solanus Casey

Prayer for Canonization

On May 4, 2017, Pope Francis announced that Father Solanus Casey, a member of the Capuchin Franciscan Order of St. Joseph in Detroit and one of the co-founders of the city’s Capuchin Soup Kitchen, has passed the rigorous test assigned to the process of Sainthood, by being elevated from Venerable to Blessed by the Roman Catholic Church.

Here you can find resources for your parish, ministry, classroom or family to better communicate Fr. Solanus Casey and the life he lived.

Parish, Clergy and Family Resources

Faith Formation for Grade School Speaker Resources

Faith Formation for High School Reflection Questions
Novena to Solanus

Other Resources

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