Short Programs

Contemplative Voices Award 2023

Shalem’s Contemplative Voices Award was created to honor those individuals who have made significant contributions to contemplative understanding, living and leadership.

Group Spiritual Direction Level 2 Workshop

For Those Who Are Leading Groups and Want to Deepen the Practice of Group Spiritual Direction

Group Spiritual Direction Programs

For those who want to learn or deepen the practice of group spiritual direction.

Gerald May Seminar

Annual event that commemorates Gerald May, Shalem’s former Senior Fellow, through an interactive seminar featuring leading contemplative thinkers, writers and artists.



Our mission is to nurture contemplative living and leadership.


In 2025, Shalem will be a dynamic and inclusive community, empowered by the Spirit, where seekers engage in transformation of themselves, their communities, and the world through spiritual growth, deep connection, and courageous action.