The Apostles" Creed
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The Apostles" Creed the Apostles" Creed and its early Christian context by Piotr Ashwin-Siejkowski

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Published by T & T Clark in London, New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 160-195) and index.

StatementPiotr Ashwin-Siejkowski
LC ClassificationsBT993.3 .A84 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 197 p. ;
Number of Pages197
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24581179M
ISBN 10056732821X, 056700175X
ISBN 109780567328212, 9780567001757
LC Control Number2010290816

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