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Asian expressions of Christian commitment

Asian expressions of Christian commitment

a reader in Asian theology

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Published by Christian Literature Society in Madras .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia.
    • Subjects:
    • Christianity -- Asia.,
    • Theology, Doctrinal -- Asia.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by T. Dayanandan Francis, F.J. Balasundaram.
      ContributionsDayanandan Francis, T., Balasundaram, F. J., Christian Literature Society for India.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBR1065 .A86 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 436 p. ;
      Number of Pages436
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1371975M
      LC Control Number92903308

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