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3 edition of Christian theology in a contemporary world found in the catalog.

Christian theology in a contemporary world

by Robert H. Ayers

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Published by E. Mellen Press in Lewiston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Theology, Doctrinal.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 204-208) and index.

    StatementRobert H. Ayers.
    SeriesStudies in religion and society ;, v. 38, Studies in religion and society (New York, N.Y.) ;, v.38
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT75.2 .A94 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 218 p. ;
    Number of Pages218
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1010938M
    ISBN 100773487395
    LC Control Number96051513

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