The Jesus delusion: A theoretical and phenomenological look

  title={The Jesus delusion: A theoretical and phenomenological look},
  author={Alan Gettis},
  journal={Journal of Religion and Health},
  • A. Gettis
  • Published 1 June 1987
  • Psychology, Philosophy
  • Journal of Religion and Health
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