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March 12, 2018
The Little Book of Christian Mysticism is Now Available!
I'm pleased to announce that The Little Book of Christian Mysticism has been published. If you have...
February 12, 2018
A First Look at My Christian Mysticism Trilogy
This photo appeared on Twitter a few days ago: I got the goodie package @CarlMcColman...
October 26, 2017
Six Books on Christian Spirituality (and the Order in Which to Read Them)
It's always a little awkward to write about my own books. But today's post is...
October 11, 2017
Coming in April 2018: The Little Book of Christian Mysticism! (Pre-Order Your Copy Today)
I have a new book coming in April 2018: The Little Book of Christian Mysticism!...
June 06, 2017
Sacred Rhythms: How Monastic Spirituality Can Nurture Your Walk with God
Would you like to learn more about the beautiful spirituality of Christian monks and nuns?
March 22, 2017
Ten Books for Learning the Basics of Christian Contemplation
A reader of this blog sent me an email recently that said in part: I...
February 10, 2017
Seven Essential Books on the Spirituality of the Desert Fathers and Mothers
The headwaters of the Christian contemplative and mystical tradition — aside from the Bible, of...
January 01, 2017
A Christian Mystics Bibliography
In my books The Big Book of Christian Mysticism and Christian Mystics: 108 Seers, Saints and Sages, I suggest...
December 03, 2016
Books to Give Away this Christmas
It's that time of year again... Advent! And if you're like me and many other...
September 28, 2016
Why I Wrote a Book About Christian Mystics
When Peter Gabriel came to Atlanta in 2003, my wife Fran and I were able...
September 14, 2016
Who’s Your Favorite Christian Mystic?
I'm happy to announce that my latest book — Christian Mystics: 108 Seers, Saints and Sages...
August 16, 2016
Books for Beginning the Spiritual Journey
Here is a list of several books I recommend for spiritual seekers — especially those...
June 22, 2016
Reviving an old page from my first blog
Reading books about the spiritual life can be a substitute for actually devoting time each...
March 10, 2016
Dear Pope Francis… (or as they say in Ireland, A Phápa Proinsias, a chara…)
Did you know that when Pope Francis was a little boy, he wanted to be...
February 10, 2016
Books and a Film: All About Silence
I would love to attend the South by Southwest Film Festival in Austin next month —...
May 12, 2015
Advance Praise for “Befriending Silence”
What do Brian McLaren, Fr. Daniel Horan OFM, Fr. Michael Casey OCSO, Br. Patrick Hart...
March 04, 2015
Sister Joan Chittister and the Way of Paradox
A mature spiritual life embraces paradox. And paradox lies at the heart of Sister Joan Chittister's newest...
January 22, 2014
Seven Books I Hope to Read in 2014
Are you looking for a book or two to read, on the topics of contemplation...
November 01, 2012
Instead of singing for your supper, how about blogging for books?
This post is aimed at people who blog, or have a podcast, or in some...
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