The Mystic Way of Evangelism (Paperback)

A Contemplative Vision for Christian Outreach

By Elaine A. Heath

Baker Academic, 9780801098598, 224pp.

Publication Date: November 7, 2017

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Elaine Heath brings a fresh perspective to the theory and practice of evangelism by approaching it through contemplative spirituality. This thoroughly revised edition includes a new study guide.

Praise for the First Edition

Outreach Resource of the Year Award Winner

" Heath's] biographies of the mystics are inspiring, and her emphases on suffering and spiritual depth as the antidote to a prepackaged, method-obsessed, consumer-oriented evangelistic approach are refreshing."--Outreach

About the Author

Elaine A. Heath (PhD, Duquesne University) is professor of missional and pastoral theology at Duke Divinity School in Durham, North Carolina. An ordained United Methodist minister, she is a frequent retreat speaker and has experience as a pastor and spiritual director. She has authored a number of books, including We Were the Least of These.