Early Christian reader Christian texts from the first and second centuries in contemporary English translations including the New Revised Standard Version of the New Testament

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Published by Hendrickson Publishers in Peabody, MA .

Written in English

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  • Christian literature, Early.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Statementwith introductions and annotations by Steve Mason and Tom Robinson.
ContributionsMason, Steve, 1957-., Robinson, Thomas A. 1951-
LC ClassificationsBR63 .E18 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 780 p. ;
Number of Pages780
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18489940M
ISBN 101565630432
LC Control Number2003056984

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