The Christian"s obligations to peace & charity
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The Christian"s obligations to peace & charity delivered in an advent sermon at Carisbrook-Castle, ann. 1647, and now published with XI sermons more by

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Published by Printed for R. Royston in London .
Written in English


  • Church of England -- Sermons.,
  • Peace -- Sermons.,
  • Sermons, English -- 17th century.

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Other titlesSeveral sermons preached by that eminent and learned divine H. Hammond D.D.
Statementby H. Hammond.
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 1359:6.
The Physical Object
Pagination[2], 215 [i.e. 201] p.
Number of Pages215
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16746828M

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