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Methodist United For Action

John Raleigh Mott

Methodist United For Action

by John Raleigh Mott

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Published by Department of Education and Promotion, Board of Mission,The Methodist Church Nashville in Nashville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Methodist Church (Nashville, Tenn.).,
  • Methodism -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John R. Mott.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination176 p. ;
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21556658M

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