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Selfhood and sacrifice

Frank Stanton Burns Gavin

Selfhood and sacrifice

the seven problems of the atoning life

by Frank Stanton Burns Gavin

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Published by Morehouse publishing co. in Milwaukee, Wis .
Written in English

  • Jesus Christ -- Words.,
  • Atonement.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementaddresses on the words from the cross, by the Reverend Frank Gavin.
    LC ClassificationsBT455 .G33
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, [1], 84, [2] p.
    Number of Pages84
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6771158M
    LC Control Number32005883

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