Why Christians burn out by Perry, Charles E.

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Published by T. Nelson in Nashville .

Written in English

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  • Clergy -- Job stress.,
  • Burn out (Psychology) -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.,
  • Church officers -- Psychology.,
  • Church officers -- Job stress.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

StatementCharles E. Perry, Jr.
LC ClassificationsBV4398 .P47 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination167 p. ;
Number of Pages167
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3482697M
ISBN 100840758006
LC Control Number82002098

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