The Beginnings of Siloam

There was no program for the formation of spiritual directors in Australia when Siloam began in 1979.  For the first few years, it was a part-time program, one day a week for the academic year.  Initially in Sydney, then moving to Melbourne, interest and demand for...

Siloam celebrates 45 years 

At a time when there is so much upheaval in our world – climate crises, drought and famine, wars between neighbouring countries – to sit quietly with a spiritual direction talking about one’s relationship with God seems unjustifiable luxury.  How can we say that...

Leadership Formation & Praxis

12 x Monday nights, 6.00pm-9.00pm 26 Feb to 27 May (exc 25/3-1/4) Embark on a transformative journey of spiritual leadership rooted in strong theological foundations and the wisdom of the Christian contemplative traditions. This seminar will enable students to...

Alumni Digest Oct 2023

Spread the word! Two of our Heart of Life team have contributions in the YTU Alumni Digest (Vol 8 Iss 2, 6 Oct 2023), appearing below. The Yarra Theological Union is a member college of the University of Divinity, “an inclusive and welcoming community for...