Events

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.

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

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

September 12, 2014 - 6:00pm - September 14, 2014 - 2:00pm
Still Point Mountain Retreat at Rolling Ridge

Cultivating personal, cultural, and planetary stories for a new era: with Julie Gabrielli, Jim Hall and Lindsay McLaughlin

October 17, 2014 - 6:00pm - October 19, 2014 - 2:00pm
Rolling Ridge Study Retreat Center

The Art of Creating Nature-Based Ritual and Ceremony with Jim Hall and Cheryl Hellner

November 5, 2014 - 9:00am - November 7, 2014 - 5:00pm
Hyatt Regency Tamaya (25 minutes north of Albuquerque, New Mexico)

Join Illuman, Richard Rohr, and a world wide gathering of men: open to all those who want to deepen their work with men in their region.

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.