Dr. Jeannie Constantinou - Chrysostom’s Lenten Lessons from Genesis #5: On Moderation in Fasting
March 24, 2009 Length: 19:27Jeannie reads excerpts from St. John Chrysostom's homily #10. Here we learn that fasting in itself is not a virtue; thus, not fasting is not a sin, provided we compensate for it in some way with other spiritual works.
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