From Pascha to Pentecost
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From Pascha to Pentecost reflections on the Gospel of John by William C. Mills

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Published by Orthodox Research Institute in Rollinsford, NH .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Bible. -- N.T. -- John -- Meditations,
  • Devotional calendars

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [111]-112).

StatementWilliam C. Mills.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBS2615.54 .M55 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 112 p. ;
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16255047M
ISBN 100974561886
LC Control Number2005922838

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