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Liberal theology a radical vision by Peter Crafts Hodgson

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Published by Fortress Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English


  • Liberalism (Religion),
  • Theology, Doctrinal.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementPeter C. Hodgson.
LC ClassificationsBR1615 .H63 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17846096M
ISBN 109780800638986
LC Control Number2006103473

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