Your Opportunity for Spiritual Growth
The Open Door
Promoting understanding and spiritual growth
New Class Forming!
Msgr. Chester Michael's
Spiritual Direction Institute
Don't Miss This Opportunity!
If you have been searching for a jump-start on your spiritual journey....this is for you!
Register & Join Us for Orientation
Saturday, June 4, 10:00 a.m.
Church of the Incarnation
For further information, including how to apply,
contact one of the Charlottesville-Valley leaders:
Al Mirmelstein -
Bev Mirmelstein -
Tom Hook -
Key Dates to Remember for Charlottesville-Valley:
(Summer Assignments) - Saturday, June 4, 10:00am
Sept. 23-25, 2022
Meets 1st Saturday of the month beginning October 2022
A total of 16 once-a-month Saturday meetings and 4 weekend retreats.
No classes during July or August.
The meetings include group discussion, lectures, connecting with a spiritual partner, prayer, and student practicums to provide experience in giving and receiving spiritual direction.
Completion of your Spiritual Autobiography.
The reading of 22 books, including 6 by Father Chet, and the writing of brief reflections on 20 of those books.
A book list with recommendations, as well as an extensive lending library, are provided.
Affordable Fees for annual tuition to cover course costs, and lodging/expenses for each of the four retreats. A $25 non-refundable registration fee is required.
Scholarship funds may be available on a limited basis by
The Open Door