Christian missions among Muslims Sokoto Province, Nigeria, 1935-1990 by Mukhtar Umar Bunza

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Published by Africa World Press in Trenton NJ .

Written in English

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  • Missions to Muslims -- Nigeria -- Sokoto State

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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StatementMukhtar Umar Bunza.
LC ClassificationsBV2625 .B86 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17926547M
ISBN 10159221522X, 1592215238
LC Control Number2007017697

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Michael of Kiev (who lived in the 10th century) sent the monk Mark to preach Christ to the Muslim Bulgars, and thanks to his efforts four.

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Gairdner and. Spencer, H. Islam and the Gospel of God: A Comparison of the Central Doctrines of Christianity and Islam, Prepared for the Use of Christian Workers Among Muslims.

Delhi, India: S.P.C.K., l Spencer, Robert. Islam Unveiled: Disturbing Questions About The World’s Fastest-Growing Faith. San Francisco: Encounter Books, Spencer, Robert. Muslims and Christians at the Table book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

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