origin and witness of the Irish Evangelical Church by W J. Grier

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  • Hunter, James, -- 1863-1942.,
  • Irish Evangelical Church.,
  • Presbyterian Church in Ireland.

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Statementby W. J. Grier ; foreword by G. N. M. Collins.
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Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
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