Marriage is for living.
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Marriage is for living.

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Published by Zondervan in Grand Rapids .
Written in English


  • Marriage.,
  • Christian life -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesFaith at work.
StatementWith a prologue by Sam Shoemaker.
LC ClassificationsHQ734 .M389
The Physical Object
Pagination157 p.
Number of Pages157
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5603542M
LC Control Number68010521

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