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Ethical dilemmas of ministers by Frederick Ferdinand Mueller

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Published by C. Scribner"s sons, C. Scribner"s sons, ltd. in New York, London .
Written in English


  • Pastoral theology.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [229]-342.

Statementby Frederick F. Mueller ... and Hugh Hartshorne ...
ContributionsHartshorne, Hugh, 1885-1967.
LC ClassificationsBV4012 .M78 1936
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 250 p.
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6357631M
LC Control Number37021926

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