Character, choices & community the three faces of Christian ethics by Russell B. Connors

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Published by Paulist Press in New York .

Written in English

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Includes bibliographical references.

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Other titlesCharacter, choices, and community
StatementRussell B. Connors, Jr. and Patrick T. McCormick.
ContributionsMcCormick, Patrick T.
LC ClassificationsBJ1241 .C66 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 266 p. ;
Number of Pages266
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL363620M
ISBN 100809138050
LC Control Number98023867

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