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Christian achievement in America.

Frank Grenville Beardsley

Christian achievement in America.

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Published by Winona pub. co. in Chicago .
Written in English


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Pagination332, vi p.
Number of Pages332
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Open LibraryOL16682096M

Christianity, major religion stemming from the life, teachings, and death of Jesus of Nazareth in the 1st century CE. It has become the largest of the world’s religions and, geographically, the most widely diffused. Learn about the history of Christianity, its doctrines, and the major Christian traditions.


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