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Morality and the mystical body by EМЃmile Mersch

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Published by P. J. Kenedy & sons in New York .
Written in English


  • Jesus Christ -- Mystical body.,
  • Christian ethics -- Catholic authors.

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Statementby Emile Mersch, S. J., translated by Daniel F. Ryan, S. J.
ContributionsRyan, Daniel Francis, 1888- translator.
LC ClassificationsBJ1249 .M42
The Physical Object
Paginationix p., 2 l., 3-292 p.
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6397569M
LC Control Number40002570

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