Theology in revolution
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Theology in revolution [proceedings] by College Theology Society.

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Published by Alba House in Staten Island, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Theology -- Addresses, essays, lectures

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Edition Notes

StatementGeorge Devine, editor.
ContributionsDevine, George, 1941- ed.
LC ClassificationsBR50 .C59
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 286 p.
Number of Pages286
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5756004M
ISBN 100818901764
LC Control Number71110590

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