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!
Charlottesville-Valley Class

Register & Join Us for Orientation
Saturday, June 4, 10:00 a.m.
Church of the Incarnation
Charlottesville, VA
For further information, including how to apply,
contact one of the Charlottesville-Valley leaders:

Al Mirmelstein - alvinmirmelstein@gmail.com (434) 996-8291
Bev Mirmelstein - bevmirm@gmail.com (434) 996-9178
Tom Hook - tomhook580@gmail.com (540) 246-6075

Key Dates to Remember for Charlottesville-Valley:
  • Orientation Meeting: (Summer Assignments) - Saturday, June 4, 10:00am
  • First Retreat: Sept. 23-25, 2022
  • Regular Class: Meets 1st Saturday of the month beginning October 2022
An Overview
  • 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 contacting the Section Leader(s).