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Christianity and world religions

disputed questions in the theology of religions

by Gavin D"Costa

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Published by Wiley-Blackwell in Malden, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Theology of religions (Christian theology)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

    StatementGavin D"Costa.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT83.85 .D36 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22685541M
    ISBN 109781405176743, 9781405176736
    LC Control Number2008049751


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