Borderland Christianity; critical reason and the Christian vision of love by James W. Woelfel

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Statement[by] James W. Woelfel.
LC ClassificationsBR100 .W6
The Physical Object
Pagination207 p.
Number of Pages207
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Open LibraryOL5412815M
ISBN 100687038499
LC Control Number73004004

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