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The genesis of the church

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Published by William Blackwood in Edinburgh .
Written in English


  • Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600.

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Statementby...Henry Cotterill.
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 632 p. ;
Number of Pages632
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22880946M

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