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The Pilgrim"s Tale (Classics of Western Spirituality) by Jaroslav Jan Pelikan

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Published by Paulist Press .
Written in English


  • Christian theology,
  • Spiritual life,
  • Jesus prayer,
  • Christian Life,
  • Eastern Christian Churches,
  • Religion - Catholicism,
  • Religion - Roman Catholic,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Classic Works,
  • Orthodox Eastern Church,
  • Christianity - History - General,
  • Christianity - Orthodox,
  • Spirituality - General,
  • Christianity - Catholicism,
  • Christianity - Catholic

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Edition Notes

ContributionsAleksei Pentkovsky (Editor), T. Allan Smith (Editor, Translator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages233
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7974756M
ISBN 100809104865
ISBN 109780809104864

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