The development of the doctrine of the Holy Spirit in the Yoruba (African) indigenous Christian movement by Caleb Oluremi Oladipo

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Published by P. Lang in New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Africa, West

Subjects:

  • Theology, Doctrinal -- Africa, West -- History -- 20th century,
  • Holy Spirit -- History of doctrines -- 20th century,
  • Yoruba (African people) -- Religion,
  • Religious pluralism -- Africa, West -- Christianity,
  • Christianity and culture

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [164]-188) and index.

Book details

StatementCaleb Oluremi Oladipo.
SeriesAmerican university studies., v. 185
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBT30.A358 O53 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 192 p. ;
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1110162M
ISBN 10082042708X
LC Control Number94035601

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