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Subject Headings: Religion

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Religion - Subject Headings

Subject Headings – Religion

The following official Library of Congress Subject Headings are useful for searching OneSearch. Books on those topics may be found on the shelf under the correlating Call Number.

Atheism – BL2700-BL2790

Buddhism - BQ1 - BQ999

Christian doctrines - SEE Dogma; Theology, Doctrinal

Christian sects - BR157

Christianity – BR1-BR129

Christianity and culture – BR115.C8

Christianity and other religions - BR127 (General)

- Hinduism - BR128.H5
- Islam - BP172
- Judaism - BM535

Denominations, Christian –SEE Christian sects

Doctrines, Christian – SEE Dogma; Theology, Doctrinal

Dogma - BT19-BT33

Ethics – BJ


  • BT770-772 (Theology)
  • BV4637 (Moral theology)

God – BT98-BT180

God (African religion)

God (Chinese religion) - BL1800-BL1810

God (Egyptian religion)

God (Greek religon) - B390.G6; BL795.G6

God (Hinduism) - Bl1200-BL1225

God (Islam) - BP166.2

God (Jainism) - BM1356)

God (Judaism (BM610)

God (Islam)

God (Sikhism) - BL2018.22

Interdenominational cooperation - BV625

Islam – BP1-BP223

Jesus Christ


Man (Theology)

  • BL256 (Religion)
  • BS661 (Bible)

Missionaries - BV3700-BV3705 (General biographies)

Missions – BV2000-BV3705

Mythology – BL300-BL325 (Comparative)

Psychology and religion – BF51


  • BL48-BL50 (Science of)
  • GN470-GN474 (Ethnology)

Religions - BL74-BL98

- Relations - BL410

Religions, Comparative – SEE Religions


  • BF1001-BF1999 (Occult sciences)
  • BL100 (Comparative religion)
  • GR500-GR510 (Folklore)

Supernatural theology - BT745

Theology – BR-BX

Theology, Doctrinal - BT65-BT84

Theology of religions (Christian theology) - BT83.85

Women & Religion