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Taking on the Gods

the task of the pastoral counselor

by Merle R. Jordan

  • 387 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Abingdon Press in Nashville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pastoral counseling.,
  • Pastoral psychology.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 155-160.

    StatementMerle R. Jordan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV4012.2 .J66 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2714864M
    ISBN 100687409195
    LC Control Number86007853
    OCLC/WorldCa14242357

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