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Melvil Decimal System: 265.1

Wording: Religion > Christian organization, social work, worship > Sacraments; Ordinances > Baptism

Dewmoji: 🙏đŸŊ > â›Ē > ? > ?

0
Information
195,362
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
181,943
💭
2
Religion
459,587
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
1,012,594
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
129,854
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
321,899
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
749,155
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
692,507
🎨
8
Literature
924,331
📚
9
Biography and History
588,443
đŸ—ŋ
20
Religion
24,313
🌌
21
Theory
6,675
💭
22
Bible
75,997
📖
23
Christianity
61,735
✝
24
Christian practice and observance
77,356
đŸ“ŋ
25
Christian pastoral practice and religious orders
26,500
🐑
26
Christian organization, social work, worship
62,740
â›Ē
27
History of Christianity
24,364
🔙
28
Christian denominations
33,901
â˜Ļ
29
Other Religions
66,006
👓
260
Church; Institutions; Work
2,211
261
Church
16,247
262
Ecclesiastic Polity
8,330
263
Sabbath; Lord's Day; Sunday
2,115
📆
264
Public Worship; Ritual
10,360
🛐
265
Sacraments; Ordinances
2,605
266
Missions; Home and Foreign
8,508
267
Christian Associations
2,100
268
Christian Education
6,945
269
Revivals; Retreats
3,319
265.0
109
265.1
Baptism
361
265.2
Confirmation; Church fellowship
126
265.3
Eucharist; Holy communion; Sacrifice
429
265.4
Holy orders; Ordination
110
265.5
Marriage
216
💍
265.6
Penance; Confession; Absolution
258
265.7
Extreme unction; Viaticum
18
265.8
Ministry of sick and dead: faith cure, healing, burial
197
265.9
Consecration; Dedication
134
265.10
15
265.11
1
265.12
32
265.13
32
265.14
1
265.15
1
265.16265.17
1
265.18265.19

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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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