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Philosophy, Psychology, & Religion LC Classification

B - Philosophy (General)
BC - Logic
BD - Speculative Philosophy
BF - Psychology
BH - Aesthetics
BJ - Ethics
BL - Religions, Mythology, & Rationalism
BM - Judaism
BP - Islam, Bahá'í, & Theosophy
BQ - Buddhism
BR - Christianity
BS - The Bible
BT - Doctrinal Theology
BV - Practical Theology
BX - Christian Denominations

Bible LC Classification

BS 3.5-125 -- Interlinear Bibles
BS 185-195 -- English Translations of the Bible
BS 315 -- English New Testaments (may add Psalms and/or Proverbs)
BS 417 -- Bible Handbooks
BS 425 -- Concordances
BS 432 -- Subjects Covered in the Bible, in Topical Order
BS 440 -- Bible Dictionaries & Encyclopedias
BS 445-465 -- History of the Bible
BS 475-476 -- Biblical Hermeneutics
BS 480 -- Biblical Inerrancy
BS 485-494 -- Bible Commentaries
BS 500-534.8 -- Biblical Criticism & Interpretation
BS 535-537 -- The Bible as Literature
BS 546-558 -- Bible Stories
BS 569-579 -- Men, Women, & Children in the Bible
BS 580 -- Specific Characters in the Bible
BS 591-612 -- Bible Study & Teaching
BS 620-622 -- Biblical Archaeology
BS 630 -- Maps of Places in the Bible
BS 635 -- History of Bible Events
BS 647-649 -- Bible Prophecy
BS 650-667 -- The Bible & Science
BS 680 -- Various Topics in the Bible
BS 701-1013 -- Old Testament Texts
BT 1091-1199 -- The Old Testament
BT 1200-1675.4 -- The Old Testament (specific books)
BS 1692-1734 -- The Apochrypha
​BS 1938-2410 -- The New Testament
BS 2415-2417 -- Jesus Christ
BS 2430-2520 -- People in the New Testament
BS 2525-2560 -- New Testament Study & Teaching
BS 2575-2826 -- The New Testament (specific books)
BS 2832-2860 -- New Testament Apochrypha

Practical Theology Classification

BV 3 -- Practical Theology
BV 10-30 -- Worship
BV 40-85 -- Worship for Special Occasions (Christmas, Easter, etc.)
BV 107-111 -- The Sabbath
BV 173-198 -- Worship/Liturgy
BV 210-287 -- Prayer
BV 290 -- Worship Music
BV 305-340 -- Hymnody
BV 600-603 -- The Church
BV 630-631 -- Church History
BV 637 -- Churches in Urban Areas
BV 638 -- Churches in Rural Areas
BV 639 -- Church Work
BV 652 -- Church Administration & Leadership
BV 652.25 -- Church Growth
BV 653 -- Church Public Relations
BV 660 -- Pastoring a Church
BV 676 -- Women in Church Leadership
BV 680 -- Deacons
BV 740 -- Church Discipline
BV 741 -- Religious Freedom
BV 770-772.5 -- Stewardship
BV 803-814 -- Baptism
BV 825-825.5 -- The Lord's Supper
BV 835 -- Marriage
BV 1463-1471.2 -- Christian Education
BV 1475-1475.2 -- Christian Education of Children
BV 1485 -- Christian Education of Adolescents
BV 1520-1534.4 -- Sunday School
BV 1535 -- Object Lessons
BV 1585 -- Vacation Bible School
BV 1610 -- Christian Education of College Students
BV 1620 -- Church Recreation
BV 2060-2120 -- Missions
BV 2369-2372 -- Publication of Christian Literature
BV 2520 -- Southern Baptist Missions Groups (Foreign Mission Board, WMU, etc.)
BV 2610 -- Women Missionaries
BV 2620 -- Missions to Jews
BV 2765-2807 -- Home Missions
BV 3259-3457 -- Missionary Biographies
BV 3700 -- Missionary Biographies (multiple)
BV 3755 -- Missions to Africa
BV 3760 -- Sermons
BV 3770-3777 -- Evangelism & Revivals
BV 3785 -- Evangelist Biographies
BV 3790-3795 -- Evangelism
BV 3797 -- Sermons from Baptist Preachers
BV 4006-4011 -- Pastorship and Pastoral Care
BV 4012-4012.3 -- Pastoral/Christian Counseling
BV 4070 -- Seminaries
BV 4207-4209 -- History of Preaching
BV 4211-4226 -- Preaching
BV 4241-4256 -- Sermons
BV 4257-4257.5 -- Communion/The Lord's Supper
BV 4275 -- Funeral/Memorial Service Sermons
BV 4277-4298 -- Lent/Easter Sermons
BV 4310-4315 -- Christian Education of Adolescents
BV 4319 -- Ministry Communications
BV 4320 -- Pastoral Theology/Visitation
BV 4335-4464.5 -- Church Work
BV 4500-4596 -- The Christian Life
BV 4597.52 -- Christian Interpersonal Relations
BV 4598.3 -- Successful Christian Living
BV 4625-4627 -- Sin
BV 4630-4647 -- Virtues
BV 4650-4780 -- Precepts
BV 4800-4897 -- Meditation & Devotion
BV 4900-4911 -- Consolation & Cheer
BV 4912-4950 -- Conversion/Being Born-Again
BV 5015-5068 -- Asceticism
BV 5070-5095 -- Mysticism
BV 5099 -- Quietism

Christianity LC Classification

BR 1-59 -- Christianity
BR 60-67 -- Early Church History
BR 115 -- Christianity in Relation to Special Subjects
BR 130-133.5 -- Christian Antiquities, Archeology, & Museums
BR 160-275 -- Early Christianity through Medieval Times
BR 280 -- Renaissance & Reformation Eras
BR 290-322 -- Post-Reformation Christianity
BR 323.5-334.2 -- Martin Luther
BR 334.3-481 -- Modern-Day Christianity
BR 500-1510 -- History of Christianity by Region or Country
BR 1600-1609 -- Persecution & Martyrs
BR 1609.5 -- Dissent Against Christianity
BR 1610 -- Tolerance of Christianity
BR 1615-1617 -- Liberalism in Christianity
BR 1620 -- Sacrilege
BR 1690-1725 -- Christian Biography
 

Biblical Theology Classification

BT 19-37 -- Doctrine & Dogma
BT 75 -- Systematic Theology
BT 78-82.2 -- Fundamentalism
BT 88 -- Authority
BT 93-93.6 -- Judaism
BT 94 -- The Kingdom of God
BT 95-96 -- Divine Law & Moral Government
BT 97-97.2 -- Miracles
BT 98-108 -- God
BT 109-115 -- The Trinity
BT 117-123 -- The Holy Spirit
BT 126-127.5 -- Revelation
BT 130-153 -- Divine Attributes
BT 198-295 -- Jesus Christ
BT 296-500 -- The Life of Jesus Christ
BT 580 -- Miracles
BT 587 -- Relics
BT 595-680 -- Mary
BT 695-749 -- The Creation
BT 750-811 -- Salvation
BT 819-891 -- Eschatology (Last Things)
BT 899-940 -- Future Life
BT 960-985 -- The Invisible World
BT 990-1010 -- Creeds, Confessions, & Covenants
BT 1029-1040 -- Catechisms
BT 1095-1255 -- Apologetics (Evidence for Christianity)
BT 1313-1480 -- History of Specific Doctrines, Movements, & Heresies

Christian Denominations Classification

BX 2-6 -- Christian Unity
BX 6.5-8.2 -- Ecumenical Movement
BX 103-395 -- Eastern Orthodox Church
BX 819-825 -- Roman Catholic Church
BX 830 -- Vatical Council II (1962-1965)
BX 840-841 -- Catholic Encyclopedias & Dictionaries
BX 890-891 -- Catholic Doctrine & Theology
BX 926 -- Catholic Education
BX 945-948 -- Catholic Church History
BX 955-1389 -- Papal History
BX 1406-1407 -- The Catholic Church in North America
BX 1426-1466 -- The Catholic Church in Latin & South America
BX 1490-1559 -- The Catholic Church in Europe
BX 1711-1735 -- Inquisition
BX 1746 -- Renewal in the Catholic Church
BX 1751-1758 -- Catholic Doctrine & Theology
BX 1765-1770 -- Papal & Catholic Church Scandal
BX 2179 -- Saints
BX 2349-2351 -- Catholic Life
BX 2432-2592 -- Monasticism
BX 3706-3746 -- The Jesuits
BX 4406.5 -- Mother Teresa
BX 4655-4662 -- Saints
BX 4668 -- Catholic Apologetics
BX 4700 -- Saints (specific)
BX 4705 -- Catholic Biographies
BX 4801 -- Protestantism & The Reformation
BX 4810 -- Protestantism
BX 4811 -- Protestant Theology & Doctrine
BX 4817 -- Protestant History
BX 4827 -- Protestant Biographies
BX 4849 -- Protestants in Russia/The Soviet Union
BX 4931 -- The Anabaptists
BX 5037 -- The Church of England
BX 5133 -- Church of England Sermons & Doctrines
BX 5199 -- Protestant Biographies (specific)
BX 5203-5207 -- English Religious Dissenters
BX 5930 -- The Episcopal Church
BX 5937 -- Episcopal Church Sermons & Doctrines
BX 5995 -- Anglican/Episcopal Biographies
BX 6111-6155 -- Seventh-Day Adventists
BX 6195-6196 -- Arminianism
BX 6207 -- Southern Baptist Convention
BX 6209 -- Local Baptist Associations
BX 6211 -- Baptist Encyclopedias & Dictionaries
BX 6219 -- Baptists
BX 6222 -- The Sunday School Board of the Southern Baptist Convention
BX 6223 -- Sunday School/Bible Study & Training
BX 6231 -- Baptist History
BX 6235-6239 -- Baptist History in the United States
BX 6241-6245 -- Southern Baptist History
BX 6248-6249 -- Baptist History in Specific U. S. States
BX 6276-6278 -- English Baptists
BX 6331-6332 -- Baptist Doctrines
BX 6333 -- Baptist Sermons
BX 6335 -- Baptist Creeds
BX 6340 -- Baptist Church Discipline
BX 6345 -- Baptist Clergy
BX 6346 -- Baptist Deacons
BX 6455 -- Black (African-American) Baptists
BX 6462-6462.5 -- 20th-Century Southern Baptist History
BX 6462.7 -- Southern Baptist Doctrines
BX 6480 -- History of Specific Southern Baptist Churches
BX 6493 -- Baptist Women
BX 6495 -- Baptist Biographies
BX 6943-6955 -- Christian Science
BX 7117-7260 -- Congregationalism
BX 7611-7795 -- Friends/Quakers
BX 7815 -- Brethren (German Baptists)
BX 7990 -- Pentecostal/Holiness/Charismatic Groups
BX 8011-8080 -- Lutherans
BX 8109-8143 -- Amish/Mennonite Groups
BX 8217-8331 -- Methodists
BX 8333 -- Methodist Sermons
BX 8495 -- Methodist Biographies
BX 8526-8526.5 -- Jehovah's Witnesses
BX 8605-8693 -- Mormonism
BX 8762-8763 -- Pentecostals
BX 8915-9175 -- Presbyterians
BX 9178 -- Presbyterian Sermons
BX 9223-9225 -- Presbyterian Biographies
BX 9313-9339 -- Puritanism
BX 9418 -- John Calvin
BX 9420 -- Reformed Church
BX 9421-9422 -- Calvinism
BX 9750 -- Sun Myung Moon
BX 9869 -- Unitarianism