2 edition of Shifting patterns in contemporary religious communities found in the catalog.
Shifting patterns in contemporary religious communities
1979 in Toronto .
Written in English
|Statement||Sister Myra Rodgers, CDP.|
|Contributions||Institute of Christian Thought (Ont.)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 106 leaves ;|
|Number of Pages||106|
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