Theological institutions and contemporary society

by Conference of Catholic Theological Institutions. (4th 1987 Salzburg, Austria)

Publisher: Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in Bogotá

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Statementedited by John W. Padberg.
ContributionsPadberg, John W.
The Physical Object
Pagination185 p.
Number of Pages185
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