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Where did Christianity come from?

by Justin Taylor

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Published by Liturgical Press in Collegeville, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600.,
  • Christianity -- Origin.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJustin Taylor.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR165 .T32 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 189 p. :
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6792941M
    ISBN 10081465102X
    LC Control Number00058904

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