shaping of the United Church of Christ an essay in the history of American Christianity by Louis H. Gunnemann

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  • United Church of Christ -- History

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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StatementLouis H. Gunnemann.
SeriesA Pilgrim book
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LC ClassificationsBX9884 .G86
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Pagination257 p. ;
Number of Pages257
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Open LibraryOL4538665M
ISBN 100829803351
LC Control Number77004900

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