Find Print Books and Other Physical Items in the GFU Libraries
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Circulation Period: GFU books circulate to students for a four-week period, with up to two renewals. Most DVDs check out for one week.
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Browse in the BV1-5099 Practical Theology Section.
BV5-530 Worship (Public and private)
BV30-135 Times and seasons. The Church year
BV43-64 Feast days
BV65-70 Saints’ days
BV107-133 Lord’s Day. Sunday. Sabbath
BV150-168 Christian symbols and symbolism
BV169-199 Liturgy and ritual
BV200 Family worship
BV360-465 Denominational and special types of hymnbooks in English
BV467-510 Hymns in languages other than English
BV590-1652 Ecclesiastical theology
BV598-603 The Church
BV629-631 Church and state
BV637-637.5 City churches
BV638-638.8 The rural church. The church and country life
BV646-651 Church polity
BV652-652.9 Church management. Efficiency
BV652.95-657 Mass media and telecommunication in religion
BV659-683 Ministry. Clergy. Religious vocations
BV700-707 Parish. Congregation. The local church
BV770-777 Church finance. Church property
BV800-873 Sacraments. Ordinances
BV823-828 Holy Communion. Lord’s Supper. Eucharist
BV895-896 Shrines. Holy places
BV900-1450 Religious societies, associations, etc.
BV950-1280 Religious societies of men, brotherhoods, etc.
BV1000-1220 Young Men’s Christian Associations
BV1300-1395 Religious societies of women
BV1300-1393 Young Women’s Christian Associations
BV1460-1615 Religious education (General)
BV1620-1652 Social life, recreation, etc., in the church
BV2123-2595 Special churches
BV2130-2300 Roman Catholic Church
BV2350-2595 Protestant churches
BV2610-2695 Special types of missions
BV2750-3695 Missions in individual countries
BV3750-3799 Evangelism. Revivals
BV4000-4470 Pastoral theology
BV4019-4167 Training for the ordained ministry
BV4168-4180 Training for lay workers
BV4200-4317 Preaching. Homiletics
BV4390-4399 Personal life of the clergy
BV4400-4470 Practical church work. Social work. Work of the layman
BV4485-5099 Practical religion. The Christian life
BV4520-4526.2 Religious duties
BV4625-4780 Moral theology
BV4625-4627 Sins and vices
BV4650-4715 Precepts from the Bible
BV4720-4780 Precepts of the Church. Commandments of the Church
BV4800-4897 Works of meditation and devotion
BV4900-4911 Works of consolation and cheer
BV4912-4950 Conversion literature