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Carl McColman

Columnist

Carl McColman is the author of The Big Book of Christian Mysticism: The Essential Guide to Contemplative Spirituality and The Lion, the Mouse and the Dawn Treader: Spiritual Lessons from C. S. Lewis’s Narnia. His blog (www.anamchara.com) is one of the leading online resources devoted to Christian spirituality and mysticism. He regularly conducts retreats and speaks at churches, seminaries, monasteries and other locations on various aspects of both Christian and interfaith spirituality and contemplative practice.

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Let the Earth Keep Silence

New Year's Resolutions: Better Late than Never

January may be almost over, but the opportunity to make choices and commitments for personal and spiritual growth is always available. Read More »

The Sheer Sound of a Still Small Voice

Just what exactly did Elijah hear on the mountain? Read More »

Is Contemplation Boring?

Only if you're doing it right. Read More »

A Mystical Vision of the Trinity

A 12th-century mystic's holistic vision of the Trinity offers fresh theological insights for us today. Read More »

Two Types of Spiritual Peace

"The peace that passes understanding" just might lead us to places that hardly seem serene. Read More »

Of Gods and Men, Movies and Violence

As we grieve the tragedy of Aurora, Colorado, an under-appreciated French film can offer a pathway to hope. Read More »

Recent Articles

New Year's Resolutions: Better Late than Never

January may be almost over, but the opportunity to make choices and commitments for personal and spiritual growth is always available. Read More »

The Sheer Sound of a Still Small Voice

Just what exactly did Elijah hear on the mountain? Read More »

Is Contemplation Boring?

Only if you're doing it right. Read More »

A Mystical Vision of the Trinity

A 12th-century mystic's holistic vision of the Trinity offers fresh theological insights for us today. Read More »

Two Types of Spiritual Peace

"The peace that passes understanding" just might lead us to places that hardly seem serene. Read More »

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