Social justice!

The Catholic position
  • 200 Pages
  • 3.97 MB
  • English

Consortium Press , Washington, D.C
Christian sociology -- Catholic Church -- Papal documents., Church and social problems -- Catholic Church -- Papal docum
Statementedited by Vincent P. Mainelli, associate director, National Conference of Catholic Charities.
GenrePapal documents.
ContributionsMainelli, Vincent P., National Conference of Catholic Charities (U.S.)
LC ClassificationsBX1753 .S627
The Physical Object
Paginationca. 200 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4464037M
LC Control Number79127736

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