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The Christian and American law

Christianity"s impact on America"s founding documents and future direction

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Published by Kregel Publications in Grand Rapids, MI .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Religion and law -- United States.,
    • Christianity and law.,
    • Constitutional law -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.,
    • Bible and law.,
    • Constitutional history -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementH. Wayne House, general editor.
      ContributionsHouse, H. Wayne.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF358 .C47 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination301 p. ;
      Number of Pages301
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL662426M
      ISBN 100825428750
      LC Control Number97007912


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