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Addresses in exposition of the principles and government of the United Presbyterian Church

Addresses in exposition of the principles and government of the United Presbyterian Church

delivered at a meeting of the English United Presbyterian Synod, in Albion Church, London Wall, London, on Tuesday, 11th October, 1864.

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Published by printed by Herald & Walker in Manchester .
Written in English

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  • United Presbyterian Church.

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    ContributionsEnglish United Presbyterian Synod (1864 : London)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination40 p. ;
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16334973M

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