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Concise theology

a guide to historic Christian beliefs

by J. I. Packer

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Tyndale House in Wheaton, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Theology, Doctrinal -- Popular works

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJ.I. Packer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT77 .P235 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 267 p. :
    Number of Pages267
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1733056M
    ISBN 100842311114
    LC Control Number92037771

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