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6 edition of A passion for life found in the catalog.

A passion for life

fragments of the face of God

by Joan Chittister

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Orbis Books in Maryknoll, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian saints -- Meditations,
  • Heroes -- Religious aspects -- Meditations,
  • Icons -- Meditations

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJoan D. Chittister ; with icons by Robert Lentz.
    GenreMeditations.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX4661 .C48 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 132 p. :
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL51239M
    ISBN 101570753180
    LC Control Number99056489
    OCLC/WorldCa42780587


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