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The problem of suffering a father"s thoughts on the suffering, death, and life of his children by Gregory Schulz

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Published by Northwestern Pub. House in Milwaukee, Wis .
Written in English


  • Suffering,
  • Death,
  • Consolation,
  • Religious aspects,
  • Children,
  • Christianity

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 71-74).

Statementby Gregory Schulz
LC ClassificationsBV4907 .S45 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 74 p. :
Number of Pages74
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24876939M
ISBN 100810005832
LC Control Number95072524

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