by Research Institute of the Luthern Church in Finland in Tampere, Finland .
Written in English
|Statement||by Harri Heino.|
|Series||Publication ... of the Research Institute of the Lutheran Church in Finland,, no. 37|
|LC Classifications||BR943 .H44 1988|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||40 p. :|
|Number of Pages||40|
|LC Control Number||88178844|
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