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Statementaddressed by the Supreme Pontiff John Paul II to the bishops, priests and deacons, men and women religious, lay faithful and all people of good will on the value and inviolability of human life.
ContributionsJohn Paul II, Pope, 1920-2005
The Physical Object
Pagination194 p.
Number of Pages194
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19630451M
ISBN 100889973261

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