Women and the Church"s ministry an exegetical study of I Corinthians 11-14 by Nils Johansson

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Statementby Nils Johansson ; translated from the Swedish by C.J. de Catanzaro.
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LC ClassificationsBV"676"J6413
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Pagination120 p
Number of Pages120
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