Evoked by the Scriptures keeping a scripture journal by Christian Koontz

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Published by Sheed & Ward in Kansas City, MO .

Written in English

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  • Bible -- Devotional use.,
  • Spiritual journals -- Authorship.,
  • Spiritual exercises.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 76-77).

Book details

StatementChristian Koontz.
LC ClassificationsBS617.8 .K66 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 77 p. ;
Number of Pages77
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2225133M
ISBN 101556123205
LC Control Number89064481

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