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Coming to the Catholic Church

Coming to the Catholic Church

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Published by Sadlier in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Catholic Church -- Doctrines.,
  • Religious education -- Textbooks for children -- Catholic Church.

  • Edition Notes

    # 040756

    StatementEdward K. Braxton ... [et al.] ; with Thomas H. Groome.
    ContributionsBraxton, Edward K., Groome, Thomas H.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p. :
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18658855M
    ISBN 100821513680


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