The church in the modern world
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Published by InterOrthodox Press in Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English


  • Orthodox Eastern Church -- Doctrines.,
  • Church.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementStavros S. Fotiou ; translated from the Greek by Bruce Gottfried.
LC ClassificationsBV600.2 .F68 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 84 p. ;
Number of Pages84
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22637028M
ISBN 101932401032
ISBN 109781932401035

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