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relevance of Christianity an approach to Christian ethics by F. R. Barry

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Published by Nisbet in London .
Written in English


  • Christian ethics,
  • Christianity,
  • Social ethics

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Edition Notes

Statementby F. R. Barry.
SeriesThe library of constructive theology
LC ClassificationsBJ1251 .B35 1931
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 317 p.
Number of Pages317
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18520849M
LC Control Number32011365

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