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Meditative prayer by Richard J. Foster

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Published by Marc Europe in Bromley .
Written in English


  • Meditation.,
  • Prayer.

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Edition Notes

Previous ed., 1984.

StatementRichardJ. Foster.
LC ClassificationsBV4813
The Physical Object
Pagination31p. ;
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22808265M
ISBN 100947697152

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