The early Christian epoch by Edgar Cayce

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Published by Association for Research and Enlightenment in Virginia Beach, Va .

Written in English

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  • Jesus Christ -- Spiritualistic interpretations,
  • Jesus Christ -- Biography -- Miscellanea,
  • Christian biography -- Palestine -- Miscellanea,
  • Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600 -- Miscellanea

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

Statementcompiled by the Readings Research Department.
SeriesThe Edgar Cayce readings ; v. 6
LC ClassificationsBF1023 .C37 vol. 6, BT304.96 .C37 vol. 6
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 593 p. :
Number of Pages593
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4580808M
ISBN 10087604089X
LC Control Number77153480

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