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KoinoniaChristmas2012

KoinoniaChristmas2012

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Published by Bishop Leo Michael

This Christmas Edition of Koinonia features inspirational readings by Holly Michael, Traditions of Christmas by Fr. Barrie Hodgin, Carols of Christmas by Fr. Donald Holley and other inspirational stories from the Holy Catholic Church Anglican Rite (HCCAR). Koinonia means Fellowship and is the quarterly publication of HCCAR.

This Christmas Edition of Koinonia features inspirational readings by Holly Michael, Traditions of Christmas by Fr. Barrie Hodgin, Carols of Christmas by Fr. Donald Holley and other inspirational stories from the Holy Catholic Church Anglican Rite (HCCAR). Koinonia means Fellowship and is the quarterly publication of HCCAR.

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Published by: Bishop Leo Michael on Dec 28, 2012
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