This is a video of the lecture, Kevin Allen, gave October 4th, 2014 at St Barnabas Orthodox Church in Costa Mesa, California.
This is the fifth in the 2014 adult catechism series “Acquiring the Mind of the Church.”
The talk is titled: Orthodoxy and Asceticism – Why and what is its purpose in our Christian lives.
The talk was given by Kevin Allen after an extensive study on the subject, from biblical, patristic and practical perspectives.
Ancient Faith Radio is broadcasting this Special Series: Acquiring the Mind of the Church. To listen to this lecture click here. The lecture is also available for download and on iTunes from AFR.
You may find the rest of the series here: “Acquiring the Mind of the Church.“