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By Michael Gauvreau,Ollivier Hubert

by means of examinng schooling, charity, group self-discipline, the connection among clergy and congregations, and working-class faith, the members shift the sphere of spiritual historical past into the world of the socio-cultural. This novel point of view finds that the Christian church buildings remained dynamic and renowned in English and French Canada, in addition to between immigrants, good into the 20 th century.

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