Duty and encouragement of the church in reference to the heathen
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Duty and encouragement of the church in reference to the heathen a sermon preached in the English Lutheran Church, of Dayton, Ohio, on the second of June, 1850, being the first Sunday in the month by P. Rizer

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Published by N. Sullivan in Dayton .
Written in English


  • Lutheran Church -- Missions -- Sermons.,
  • Missions, American -- Sermons.

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Statementby P. Rizer.
ContributionsYA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsYA 30198
The Physical Object
Pagination19 p. ;
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL610341M
LC Control Number96206395

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