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ecumenical witness of the United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. by W. Stanley Rycroft

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Published by United Presbyterian Church in the United States of America in Philadelphia .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Ecumenical movement.,
  • Christian union -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Statementby W. Stanley Rycroft.
ContributionsUnited Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.
The Physical Object
Pagination332 p. :
Number of Pages332
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20082152M

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