- 2017 Application is Closed - Acton University 2017: June 20 - 23

ALUM East Meets West: Consumerism and Asceticism

Session 1 - Wednesday, June 21 - 9:00 AM to 10:20 AM

Intermediate Course

Asceticism is concerned with the “inner transformation of the human person, in his being progressively conformed to Christ.” Understood in this way, asceticism has a foundational role to play in any Christian response to the practical and anthropological challenges of consumerism. 

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