Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-229) and index.
|Statement||Benedict M. Ashley.|
|Series||The Michael J. McGivney lectures of the John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family ;, 1992|
|LC Classifications||BX2347.8.W6 A74 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 234 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||234|
|ISBN 10||0813208572, 0813208580|
|LC Control Number||96005379|
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