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The symposium

Saint Methodius of Olympus

The symposium

a treatise on chastity.

by Saint Methodius of Olympus

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Published by Newman Press in Westminster, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chastity.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated and annotated by Herbert Musurillo.
    SeriesAncient Christian writers; the works of the Fathers in translation,, no. 27, Ancient Christian writers ;, no. 27.
    ContributionsMusurillo, Herbert, ed. and tr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR60 .A35 no. 27
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 249 p.
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6246958M
    LC Control Number58007775

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