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The fire in these ashes

Joan D. Chittister

The fire in these ashes

a spirituality of contemporary religious life

by Joan D. Chittister

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Sheed & Ward, Gracewing in Kansas City, Mo, Leominster .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spirituality -- Catholic Church.,
  • Monastic and religious life.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJoan Chittister.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 178p. ;
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16513033M
    ISBN 100852443463
    OCLC/WorldCa33046964

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