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necessity of zeal and moderation

W. Gresley

necessity of zeal and moderation

in the present circumstances of the church enforced and illustrated in five sermons, preached before the University of Oxford

by W. Gresley

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Published by printed for J. G. & F. Rivington in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gresley, W. -- 1801-1876 -- Sermons.,
  • Christianity -- Sermons.

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    Statementby W. Gresley.
    GenreSermons.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 137p. ;
    Number of Pages137
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18688987M

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