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Shifting patterns in contemporary religious communities

Myra Rodgers

Shifting patterns in contemporary religious communities

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Published in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Monastic and religious life.,
  • Solitude -- Religious aspects.,
  • Religious life.,
  • Christian life.,
  • Church history.,
  • Church and the world.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSister Myra Rodgers, CDP.
    ContributionsInstitute of Christian Thought (Ont.)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 106 leaves ;
    Number of Pages106
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15357460M


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