Principle and practice of lay consultation in the church a theologico-canonical study by Green, Thomas J.

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Published by Pontificia Universitas Gregoriana, Facultas Iuris Canonici in Roma .

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  • Laity (Canon law)

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Statementauctore Thoma J. Green.
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Pagination92 p. ;
Number of Pages92
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