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Silence and the word negative theology and incarnation by Oliver Davies

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English


  • Negative theology,
  • Christianity

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Oliver Davies and Denys Turner
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 227 p. ;
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25561165M
ISBN 100521067391
ISBN 109780521067393

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