Events

April 23, 2014 - 12:00pm - April 27, 2014 - 2:00pm
Aravaipa Canyon, Arizona

A five-day/four night deeply prayerful and soulful experience that builds on the classic patterns of male initiation through simple and moving rituals and teaching.

May 16, 2014 - 6:00pm - May 18, 2014 - 2:00pm
Still Point Mountain Retreat at Rolling Ridge

Give up all the other worlds, except the one to which you belong.

June 7, 2014 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Seeker's Church in Washington DC

Quarterly Regional Gathering for the Mid-Atlantic Men as Learners and Elders (MALEs)

August 6, 2014 - 12:00pm - August 10, 2014 - 2:00pm
Princeton, Illinois at Pilgrim Park

A five-day/four night deeply prayerful and soulful experience that builds on the classic patterns of male initiation through simple and moving rituals and teaching.

August 22, 2014 - 6:00pm - August 23, 2014 - 3:00pm
Still Point Mountain Retreat at Rolling Ridge

Exploring the direction of the South with Joel Blunk: reclaiming the gift of authenticity, our playful childhood energy, and the strengths of the summer of our lives.

Blogs

The rains did not keep us down. It helped us descend.

What meant the most to you, and how has the MROP changed your life?

Bob Sabath, one of Sojourners' founding members, looks back on 40 years of creating community. "It takes a contemplative mind to see one’s own inner contradictions, the failures and inherent betrayals within our own lives and the institutions that we help to create," he says.

Multimedia

Video

If men are not led on the journeys of powerlessness, they will always abuse power.

Video

Part 2 of a 4 part series on why males need iniation.

Video

Part 3 of a 4 part series on why males need iniation.

Resources

A 21st Century Blueprint for Physical Health, Emotional Balance, Mental Clarity and Spiritual Awakening. Wilbur, Patten, Leonard and Morelli Integral Book 2008.

The Hidden Power of the Dark Side of the Human Nature. Edited by Connie Zweig and Jeremiah Abrams, Tarcher/Penguin Books.

Two DVD's and manual explaining in detail how to create family rites of passage for young males.