Christian perfection and married life
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Christian perfection and married life

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Published by Newman Press in Westminster, MD .
Written in English


  • Marriage -- Catholic Church,
  • Perfection -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church.

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Edition Notes

StatementJ.M. Perrin ; translated by P.D. Gilbert.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 92 p.
Number of Pages92
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19508821M

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