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Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data

Names: Wolfmueller, Bryan, author.

Title: Has American Christianity failed? / Bryan Wolfmueller.

Description: St. Louis : Concordia Publishing House, 2016. | Includes

bibliographical references and index.

Identifiers: LCCN 2016008215 (print) | LCCN 2016009123 (ebook) | ISBN

9780758649416 (alk. paper) | ISBN 9780758649423 ()

Subjects: LCSH: Lutheran Church—Doctrines. | Evangelicalism—United States.

Classification: LCC BX8065.3 .W65 2016 (print) | LCC BX8065.3 (ebook) | DDC


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