The Friendship of Women A Spiritual Tradition by Joan Chittister

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Published by Sheed & Ward .

Written in English

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  • Christian theology,
  • Religious aspects,
  • Friendship,
  • Religion - Theology,
  • Religion,
  • Spirituality - General,
  • Christian Theology - Ethics,
  • Christianity - Theology - Ethics,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Feminist spirituality,
  • Christianity

Book details

The Physical Object
Number of Pages68
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8779987M
ISBN 101580511015
ISBN 109781580511018

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