Letters to Jesus by Juan Marcos Rivera

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Published by CBP Press in St. Louis., Mo .

Written in English

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  • Latin America,
  • Latin America.


  • Marcos Rivera, Juan.,
  • Christianity -- Latin America.,
  • Latin America -- Church history -- 20th century.

Edition Notes

Translation of: Cartas a Jesús.

Book details

StatementJuan Marcos Rivera ; translated by Mirta Rivera.
LC ClassificationsBR600 .M3613 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination127 p. :
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2205517M
ISBN 100827221215
LC Control Number89027521

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