The Peril of Asceticism (2:20-23).Asceticism is the practice strict self-denial as a spiritual discipline. Gromacki notes that “asceticism and legalism are partners in humanistic religion.”[1]The continuation of regulations imposed by the false teachers shows the connection with what Paul already had been condemning. Still the central error of the false teachers was an attempt to…

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