In English

The Friends of Silence
(The Finnish Retreat Association)

The Friends of Silence serves in the field of Christian spirituality. We train silent retreat leaders, organize courses on Christian spirituality and support spiritual direction. Besides our interest and work include silent Christian meditation, Ignatian spirituality and pilgrimages.

The Association has carried on its ministry in Finland over thirty years. It has one employee, Revd Dr Mika K T Pajunen, the Director, who serves the Association in capacity of 80%, with a host of loyal members and volunteers who make our ministry possible.

For more information, please, contact mika.pajunen[at]