Can the churches unite?

by World Conference on Faith and Order

Publisher: The Century co. in New York, London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 230 Downloads: 805
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Edition Notes

StatementIssued under the auspices of the World conference on faith and order.
SeriesThe practical Christianity series.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX8 .W85
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 230 p.
Number of Pages230
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6698883M
LC Control Number27003665
OCLC/WorldCa2813245

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Can the churches unite. London ; New York: The Century Co., © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages ; 19 cm. Contents: The World Conference on Faith and Order / Frederick C. Moorehouse --A world call to unity.

How can the churches become more united. God has called us to be a family. We do not get along well. If we all pray and truly love God, why do we not function better. Bible Answer: Unity is not possible among all of the churches for several reasons.

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