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Deepening the spiritual life

Gaines Stanly Dobbins

Deepening the spiritual life

by Gaines Stanly Dobbins

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Published by The Sunday school board of the Southern Baptist convention in Nashville, Tenn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian life.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Gaines S. Dobbins.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV4501 .D597
    The Physical Object
    Pagination151, [1] p.
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6360409M
    LC Control Number37029374
    OCLC/WorldCa6896474

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