Communicating Christ in Myanmar
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Communicating Christ in Myanmar issues, interactions, and perspectives by Samuel Ngun Ling

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Published by Association for Theological Education in Myanmar in Yangon, Myanmar .
Written in English


  • Christianity -- Burma,
  • Christianity and culture -- Burma,
  • Christianity and other religions -- Buddhism,
  • Buddhism -- Relations -- Christianity

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-271) and index.

StatementSamuel Ngun Ling.
ContributionsAssociation for Theological Education in Myanmar.
LC ClassificationsBR1179 .L56 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination275 p. ;
Number of Pages275
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23824345M
LC Control Number2006314453

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