Saints of the twentieth century

by Kenneth Brother, C. G. A.

Publisher: Mowbrays in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 206 Downloads: 654
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Statementby Brother Kenneth.
LC ClassificationsBR1700.2 .K38
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 206 p. ;
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4955276M
ISBN 100264662857
LC Control Number76383579

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20 20th Century Saints show list info. users 3, views made by Papa Z. avg. score: 5 of 20 (26%) required scores: 1, 2, 3, 5, 11 list. This category is for saints who reposed in the 20th century. See other centuries: Saint pages on Orthodox Wiki by century they reposed: 1st: 2nd: 3rd: 4th: 5th: 6th: 7th: 8th: 9th: 10th: 11th: 12th: 13th: 14th: 15th: 16th: 17th: 18th: 19th: 20th: 21st: Pages in category "20th-century saints" The following 80 pages are in this category, out of.

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