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<?xml version="1.0"?>
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      <page pageid="64" ns="0" title="Sermon for August 1, 1020" />
      <page pageid="109" ns="0" title="Students Who Still Need Me" />
      <page pageid="111" ns="0" title="Ten Ex-Students I&#039;m Still Committed To" />
      <page pageid="120" ns="0" title="Workshop: Copyright, Copyleft, and the Future of the Publishing Industry" />
      <page pageid="274" ns="0" title="Sermon for April 9th, 2016" />
      <page pageid="373" ns="0" title="Sermon for April 13, 2013" />
      <page pageid="384" ns="0" title="Sermon for April 13th, 2018" />
    </pages>
  </query>
</api>