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The staircase of a patron

Jeremy H. Smith

The staircase of a patron

Sierra Leone and the United Brethren in Christ

by Jeremy H. Smith

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Published by Emeth Press in Lexington, KY .
Written in English

  • Religion,
  • United Brethren Church,
  • History,
  • Missions,
  • Church history

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJeremy H. Smith
    SeriesAsbury Theological Seminary series. The study of world Christian revitalization movements in pietist/wesleyan studies -- No. 4
    LC ClassificationsBV3625.S4 S65 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24809671M
    ISBN 109781609470166
    LC Control Number2011008288

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Smith. By Jeremy H. Smith The Staircase of a Patron: Sierra Leone and the United Brethren in Christ (Asbury Theological Semina [Paperback] Paperback – October 4, Manufacturer: Emeth Press.

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Details about The staircase of a Patron: This study focuses on the United Brethren in Christ, an important church tradition which began as a pioneering movement of interdenominational revitalization in the decades immediately following the first Great Awakening in eighteenth century America.

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