The organization of the United Methodist Church by Jack M. Tuell

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Published by Abingdon Press in Nashville .

Written in English

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  • United Methodist Church (U.S.) -- Government

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Includes index.

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StatementJack M. Tuell.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX8388 .T8 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23632159M
ISBN 109781426707902
LC Control Number2009029842
OCLC/WorldCa427704527

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