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Carl McColman Jul 28, 2015
One of C.S. Lewis's last, and best, books was called The Four Loves. Drawing from four different Greek words for love, the book celebrates affection, friendship, eros, and charity and considers the mo...
Carl McColman Jul 22, 2015
One of my favorite contemporary authors is Mirabai Starr, who I first encountered through her vivid and accessible translations of John of the Cross, Teresa of Avila, and Julian of Norwich. Mirabai ha...
A Contemplative Faith
Carl McColman Jul 06, 2015
A reader of my blog wrote the following message to me:I have been meditating for about a year now. I have been working with a meditation teacher who has been helpful, but, even though we are of the sa...
A Contemplative Faith
Carl McColman Jun 12, 2015
One of my favorite verses in the Bible is I John 3:2. Here is a lectio divina meditation I recently wrote about this verse.Beloved, we are God’s children now; what we will be has not yet been revealed...
Carl McColman Jun 05, 2015
Christine Valters Painter is one of the most creative and visionary of spiritual directors with a meaningful online presence. Her website, Abbey of the Arts, functions as a sort of "cyber-cloister," a...
Carl McColman May 19, 2015
Today would have been my daughter Rhiannon's 30th birthday. We're calling it her "first birthday in heaven."If you haven't been following the story, here it is in a nutshell: Rhiannon was born (5/19/1...
Carl McColman May 15, 2015
Like so many folks in the blogosphere, I was fascinated by the story of Leah Libresco, atheist blogger who in 2012  surprised all sorts of folks by converting to Catholicism. I haven't been a regular ...
A Contemplative Faith
Carl McColman May 01, 2015
Please fill out my reader's survey — and help me to make this a better blog.I'm asking for this information (collected anonymously) to give me a better sense of this blog's readers, which in turn will...
A Contemplative Faith
Carl McColman Apr 24, 2015
"For you have died, and your life is hidden with Christ in God" (Colossians 3:3). How exactly does this "spiritual dying" fit in with the practice of contemplative spirituality? One reader of this blo...
Carl McColman Apr 17, 2015
A reader named Kevin wrote the following comment to me on Facebook, in response to my recent post Why Is "Mysticism" a Dirty Word.Thanks Carl, interesting points. I was wondering if I could pick your ...
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