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Beyond homelessness

Steven Bouma-Prediger

Beyond homelessness

Christian faith in a culture of displacement

by Steven Bouma-Prediger

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Published by William B. Eerdmans Pub. Co. in Grand Rapids, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Home -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.,
  • Homelessness -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementSteven Bouma-Prediger & Brian J. Walsh.
    ContributionsWalsh, Brian J., 1953-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR115.H56 B67 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19865007M
    ISBN 109780802846921
    LC Control Number2007045769

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