Changes in religiosity from the Finnish viewpoint
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Changes in religiosity from the Finnish viewpoint by Harri Heino

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Published by Research Institute of the Luthern Church in Finland in Tampere, Finland .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Finland,
  • Finland.

Subjects:

  • Lutheran Church -- Finland.,
  • Christianity -- Finland.,
  • Finland -- Religion.,
  • Finland -- Church history.,
  • Finland -- Religious life and customs.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Harri Heino.
SeriesPublication ... of the Research Institute of the Lutheran Church in Finland,, no. 37
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBR943 .H44 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p. :
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2120657M
ISBN 109516931308
LC Control Number88178844

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