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Possible areas of expertise and interest include religious leadership, faith-based community development, congregational studies, religion and health, faith development, and pastoral care and counseling. I might supplement the tape with some reading from the book. The education of priests for the Church of Sweden must change as a result of the abandonment of the state church system. 2. As a result of that identity, Poland was the only country where the advent of communism had very little effect on the individual citizen's practice of organized religion.

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