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The idea of a Christian society

T. S. Eliot

The idea of a Christian society

by T. S. Eliot

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Published by Faber and Faber limited in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian sociology

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby T.S. Eliot.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN37.A6 E45 1939
    The Physical Object
    Pagination99 p.
    Number of Pages99
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6397707M
    LC Control Number40002872
    OCLC/WorldCa1005210

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Three lectures with some revision and division/5. If the idea of a thoroughly secularized culture is unappealing, the only alternative left is the formation of a positive Christian Society.

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