Rural pastoral care reader.



Publisher: The United Church of Canada, Division of Mission in Canada in [Toronto?]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 87 Downloads: 126
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Subjects:

  • Rural churches -- Canada,
  • Pastoral counseling -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 85-87).

ContributionsUnited Church of Canada. Division of Mission in Canada.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB 638 R8 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination87 p. :
Number of Pages87
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19016563M
ISBN 100886223121
OCLC/WorldCa35937460

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