Jesus in a pop culture
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Jesus in a pop culture by Tony Jasper

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Published by Fontana in [London] .
Written in English


  • Church work with youth.,
  • Religions and music.

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Edition Notes

StatementTony Jasper.
LC ClassificationsBV4447 .J34
The Physical Object
Pagination189 p. ;
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5241623M
ISBN 100002153718
LC Control Number75313050

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