The faith of the Church

a commentary on the Apostle"s Creed according to Calvin"s Catechism. by Karl Barth

Publisher: Meridian Books in New York

Written in English
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  • Calvin, Jean, 1509-1564,
  • Apostles" Creed

Edition Notes

StatementEdited by Jean-Louis Leuba. Translated by Gabriel Vahanian.
SeriesLiving age books,, LA22
LC ClassificationsBT993 .B273
The Physical Object
Pagination188 p.
Number of Pages188
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6250232M
LC Control Number58011930

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