Religion and culture the Christian idea of man in contemporary society. by Thomas Patrick Neill

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  • Theological anthropology -- Christianity.,
  • Civilization, Modern.

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SeriesThe Gabriel Richard lecture,, 1951
LC ClassificationsBT701 .N44
The Physical Object
Number of Pages102
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Open LibraryOL6108654M
LC Control Number52004009

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