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A New Christianity for a New World

Why Traditional Faith Is Dying and How a New Faith Is Being Born

by John Shelby Spong

  • 21 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by HarperSanFrancisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian religious experience,
  • Religion - Theology,
  • Christianity - Theology - General,
  • Religion,
  • Spong, John Shelby,
  • Christian Life - General,
  • Christian Theology - General,
  • Christianity - Christian Life - General,
  • Christianity - General,
  • Religion / Christianity,
  • Meditations,
  • Christianity

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9234836M
    ISBN 100060670843
    ISBN 109780060670849

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