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Toward a practical theology of aging

K. Brynolf Lyon

Toward a practical theology of aging

by K. Brynolf Lyon

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Published by Fortress Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people -- Religious life.,
  • Christian aging -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.,
  • Aging.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 121-128.

    StatementK. Brynolf Lyon ; Don S. Browning, editor.
    SeriesTheology and pastoral care, Theology and pastoral care series.
    ContributionsBrowning, Don S.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV4580 .L85 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. ;
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2552427M
    ISBN 100800617355
    LC Control Number85047720
    OCLC/WorldCa12344205

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