About

"Via Mystica"

Via Mystica is Latin for "the Mystical Way" but you could also translate it as "the Way of Mystery." It embodies my sense that mysticism is a path, a way of life, a journey toward the greatest of goals: union with God.

This Website

As a blogger, I love to write about mysticism, and contemplative spirituality, from many perspectives. This site features a curated selection of some of my favorite posts from the past — along with new content I'll be posting regularly.

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Carl McColman

I'm a writer and speaker based just outside of Atlanta, Georgia. I've been a student of the Christian mystics for over 40 years now, and I love sharing my passion for the mystics with others. Learn more about me by visiting www.carlmccolman.com.

Here are some books that will help you explore Christian mysticism:

BBOCM-500

The Big Book of Christian Mysticism

A Guide to Contemplative Spirituality

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LBOCM-500

The Little Book of Christian Mysticism

Explore the Wisdom of the Mystics in Their Own Words

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Christian Mystics: 108 Seers, Saints and Sages

A Guide to the Great Mystics

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