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Faith or folly? a nun"s challenge by Frances Makower

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Published by Darton, Longman and Todd in London .
Written in English

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An account of the author"s work with the Kaleidoscope project set up by the John Bunyan Baptist Church, Kingston-upon Thames.

StatementFrances Makower ; foreword by the Archbishop of Canterbury.
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LC ClassificationsBV4470
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Paginationxiv, 112 p. ;
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23135105M
ISBN 100232518203
OCLC/WorldCa19129130

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