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The beginning and end of wisdom preaching Christ from the first and last chapters of Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and Job by Douglas Sean O"Donnell

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Published by Crossway in Wheaton, Ill .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • American Sermons,
  • Bible,
  • Sermons,
  • Presbyterian Church

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-176) and indexes.

StatementDouglas Sean O"Donnell ; foreword by Sidney Greidanus
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBS1465.54 .O36 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination235 p. ;
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25131356M
ISBN 101433523345
ISBN 109781433523342
LC Control Number2011005644
OCLC/WorldCa696100282

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