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December 8: St. Peter’s Church

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Start:
December 8, 2010 12:30 pm
End:
December 8, 2010 2:30 pm
Venue:
St. Peter's Church house
Address:
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313 Pine Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Wednesday at 12:30, we’re reading from the book and answering questions from members  of the Sages, a delightful group from St. Peter’s Church on the 300 block of Pine Street in Philadelphia. I believe it is a member-only affair.

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