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Christian perspectives on the limits of law

Christian perspectives on the limits of law

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Published by Paternoster Press in Carlisle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity and law -- Congresses.,
  • Religion and law -- Congresses.

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    Other titlesChristian perspectives on the limits of the law
    Statementedited by Paul R. Beaumont.
    Series[Christian perspectives on law -- 4]
    ContributionsBeaumont, P. R.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 149 p.
    Number of Pages149
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22557143M
    ISBN 101842271563
    OCLC/WorldCa50582658

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