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Convent life the meaning of a religious vocation by Martin J. Scott

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Published by P. J. Kenedy & sons in New York .
Written in English


  • Monastic and religious life of women.

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Statementby Martin J. Scott
LC ClassificationsBX4210 .S3
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 316 p.
Number of Pages316
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24151399M

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