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churches" mission in Europe today an ecumenical reflection based on a consultation held in Founex, Switzerland on 11th and 12th December, 1986 by

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Published by Conference of European Churches in Geneva, Switzerland .
Written in English



  • Europe.


  • Protestant churches -- Missions -- Europe.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Théo Tschuy.
ContributionsTschuy, Theo., Williams, Glen Garfield., Conference of European Churches.
LC ClassificationsBV2855 .C48 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination71 p. ;
Number of Pages71
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1207376M
LC Control Number94202455

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