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Melvil Decimal System: 248.8943

Wording: Religion > Christian practice and observance > Christian Life > Christian Living for specific groups > Christian Living for Religious Workers > Christian Living in Religious Orders > Christian Living for Nuns

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Information
174,688
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
162,098
πŸ’­
2
Religion
425,567
πŸ™πŸ½
3
Social Sciences
883,171
πŸ‘«
4
Language
118,317
πŸ’¬
5
Mathematics and Science
274,552
πŸ”¬
6
Technology
640,503
πŸ’‘
7
Arts and Recreation
653,495
🎨
8
Literature
867,539
πŸ“š
9
Biography and History
552,578
πŸ—Ώ
20
Religion
22,165
🌌
21
Theory
5,333
πŸ’­
22
Bible
71,026
πŸ“–
23
Christianity
55,780
✝
24
Christian practice and observance
72,869
πŸ“Ώ
25
Christian pastoral practice and religious orders
25,047
πŸ‘
26
Christian organization, social work, worship
57,692
β›ͺ
27
History of Christianity
21,663
πŸ”™
28
Christian denominations
31,612
☦
29
Other Religions
62,380
πŸ‘“
240
Devotional; Practical
898
241
Christian Ethics
7,489
242
Devotional Literature
17,843
πŸ“š
243
Conversion
917
244
Religious Fiction, etc. (No Longer Used)
710
🀷
245
Hymns and Religious Poetry, Mostly. (No Longer Used)
962
246
Christian Art and Symbolism
1,155
247
Religious Articles
308
248
Christian Life
41,703
249
Family Devotions
884
248.0
286
248.1
108
248.2
Christian Experience
2,474
248.3
Prayer and private worship
3,601
248.4
Christian Living
12,497
248.5
Evangelism
1,181
248.6
Stewardship
470
248.7
61
248.8
Christian Living for specific groups
10,617
248.9
141
248.80
13
248.81
16
248.82
Christian Living for Children
417
πŸ‘ΆπŸΎ
248.83
Christian Living for Young People
1,050
248.84
Christian Living for Adults
3,956
πŸ”ž
248.85
Christian Living for the Elderly
142
πŸ‘΅πŸΌ
248.86
Christian Living for those in Distress
1,682
248.87
14
248.88
Christian Living for those at Work
207
πŸ’Ό
248.89
Christian Living for Religious Workers
304
248.890248.891248.892
Christian Living for Priests and Ministers
96
248.893
1
248.894
Christian Living in Religious Orders
173
248.895248.896248.897248.898248.899
248.8940
4
248.8941248.8942
Christian Living for Monks
25
248.8943
Christian Living for Nuns
62
248.8944248.8945248.8946248.8947248.8948248.8949
248.89430
3
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1922 Edition
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"Far Friends"

MDS classes with significant recommendations overlap, excluding ones under the same top-level class.

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What is MDS?

Melvil stands for "Melvil Decimal System," named after Melvil Dewey, the famous librarian. Melvil Dewey invented his Dewey Decimal System in 1876, and early versions of his system are in the public domain.

More recent editions of his system are in copyright, and the name "Dewey," "Dewey Decimal," "Dewey Decimal Classification" and "DDC" are registered trademarked by OCLC, who publish periodic revisions.

LibraryThing's MDS system is based on the classification work of libraries around the world, whose assignments are not copyrightable. MDS "scheduldes" (the words that describe the numbers) are user-added, and based on public domain editions of the system.

The Melvil Decimal System is NOT the Dewey Decimal System of today. Wordings, which are entered by members, can only come from public domain sources. The base system is the Free Decimal System, a public domain classification created by John Mark Ockerbloom. Where useful or necessary, wording comes from the 1922 edition of the Dewey Decimal System. Language and concepts may be changed to fit modern tastes, or to better describe books cataloged. Wordings may not come from in-copyright sources.

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