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The Disturbing subject

The Disturbing subject

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Published by Seminar on Jesuit Spirituality in St. Louis, MO .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Church and social problems -- Catholic Church.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtranslations by Edward F. Sheridan.
    SeriesStudies in the spirituality of Jesuits -- 21/2, Studies in the spirituality of Jesuits -- v. 21, no. 2..
    ContributionsDemoustier, Adrien., Calvez, Jean-Yves, 1927-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination55 p. ;
    Number of Pages55
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18033497M

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