There are three things I cannot take in: nondogmatic faith, nonecclesiological Christianity and nonascetic Christianity. These three – the church, dogma, and asceticism – constitute one single life for me.

Father Sophrony

I am stealing this quite unashamedly from Koinonia, but it is too good not to steal. Of course you would also do well to read Father Gregory’s post on the evangelism of the faithful from which it was excerpted.

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