Western saints in holy Russia by John Jack McNeill

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Published by Mandate Press in Pasadena, CA .

Written in English

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  • Russia (Federation)


  • Church renewal -- Russia (Federation),
  • Evangelistic work -- Russia (Federation),
  • Missions -- Russia (Federation),
  • Russia (Federation) -- Church history.,
  • Russia (Federation) -- Religious life and customs.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 133-147).

Book details

Statementby John (Jack) McNeill.
LC ClassificationsBR937.R8 .M36 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 147 p. ;
Number of Pages147
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3701794M
ISBN 100878083545
LC Control Number2003268243

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