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Nature and grace selections from the Summa theologica of Thomas Aquinas. by Thomas Aquinas

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Published by Westminister Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Catholic Church -- Doctrines.

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Edition Notes

StatementTranslated and edited by A. M. Fairweather.
SeriesThe Library of Christian classics -- v. 11, Library of Christian classics (Philadelphia, Pa.) -- v. 11.
ContributionsFairweather, A. M.
The Physical Object
Pagination386 p.
Number of Pages386
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13585717M

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