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Seeking God in contemporary culture

Rembert Weakland

Seeking God in contemporary culture

by Rembert Weakland

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Published by Marquette University Press in Milwaukee, Wis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Catholic Church -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Christianity and culture.,
  • Desire for God.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 40-45).

    StatementRembert G. Weakland.
    SeriesThe Père Marquette lecture in theology ;, 1994
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR115.C8 W39 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 45 p. ;
    Number of Pages45
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL831069M
    ISBN 100874625491
    LC Control Number95105141
    OCLC/WorldCa30798601

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