The New Big Book of Christian Mysticism: An Essential Guide To Contemplative Spirituality by Carl Mccolman
Is mysticism necessary for the survival of Christianity? What exactly is Christian mysticism? Questions like these inspired a newly updated edition of The New Big Book of Christian Mysticism from author Carl McColman. Read more
This 'bigger' book introduces both Christians and non-Christians to the contemplative tradition within Christianity, a tradition that has often been marginalized or cloistered (to the church's detriment). As a practice-oriented book, this is an invitation to embrace the mystical element within Christianity—a practice that can equip faithful persons with a joyful sense of divine intimacy, not just for personal benefit but as a foundation to a life of service and activism in the interest of justice.