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Theosis deification in Christian theology / edited by Vladimir Kharlamov by Vladimir Kharlamov

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Published by Pickwick Publications in Eugene, Or .
Written in English


  • History of doctrines,
  • Deification (Christianity)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-277) and index.

SeriesPrinceton theological monograph series -- 156, Princeton theological monograph series -- 156
LC ClassificationsBT767.8 .T46 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 282 p. ;
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24858562M
ISBN 101610970705
ISBN 109781610970709
LC Control Number2011281615

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