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6 edition of Women in the church found in the catalog.

Women in the church

moving toward equality

by Lesly F. Massey

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Women in Christianity -- History.,
    • Women in Christianity -- United States -- History.,
    • Women -- Biblical teaching.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-207) and index.

      StatementLesly F. Massey ; foreword by Christine Tata.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBV639.W7 M33 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 215 p. ;
      Number of Pages215
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3583122M
      ISBN 100786411953
      LC Control Number2002280329
      OCLC/WorldCa49347052

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