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Finding Books: Common Theological Subject Headings

This guide will show you how to find books in the library catalog.

Common Theological Subject Headings

 Bible:

 

 Bible Atlas -

 Bible Geography Maps

 

 Bible -- Geography -- Maps.

 Bible Concordances English

 Bible -- Concordances, English.

 Bible Dictionaries

 Bible -- Dictionaries. 

 Bible Encyclopedias

 Bible -- Encyclopedias.

 Bible History

 Bible -- History.

 Bible Introductions

 Bible -- Introductions.

 Bible Hermeneutics

 Bible -- Hermeneutics

 Bible Criticism interpretation etc.

 Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.

 Bible Commentaries

 Bible -- Commentaries.

 Old Testament Subjects:

 

 Bible Old Testament Dictionaries

 Bible. Old Testament -- Dictionaries.

 Bible Old Testament Introductions

 Bible. Old Testament -- Introductions.

 Bible Old Testament Hermeneutics

 Bible. Old Testament -- Hermeneutics.

 Bible Old Testament Criticism interpretation etc.

 Bible. Old Testament -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.

 Bible Old Testament Commentaries*

 Bible. Old Testament -- Commentaries.

 New Testament Subjects:

 

 Bible New Testament Dictionaries

 Bible. New Testament -- Dictionaries.

 Bible New Testament Introductions

 Bible. New Testament -- Introductions.

 Bible New Testament Hermeneutics

 Bible. New Testament -- Hermeneutics.

 Bible New Testament Criticism, interpretation, etc

 Bible. New Testament -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.

 Bible New Testament Commentaries

 Bible. New Testament -- Commentaries.

 Individual Books of the Bible: OT

 Bible [Name of Book] (i.e. Genesis)

 

 Bible Genesis Criticism, interpretation, etc.

 Bible. Genesis-- Criticism, interpretation, etc.

 Bible Genesis Commentaries

 Bible. Genesis -- Commentaries.

 Individual Books of the Bible: NT

 Bible [Name of Book] (i.e. Luke)

 

 Bible Luke Criticism, interpretation, etc.

 Bible. Luke-- Criticism, interpretation, etc.

 Bible Luke Commentaries

 Bible. Luke -- Commentaries.

 Christianity:

 

 Christian literature, Early

 Christian literature, Early.

 Church history Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600

 Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600

 Church History United States

 Church History United States

 Fathers of the church

 Fathers of the church.

 Reformation

 Reformation.

 Theology, Doctrinal

 Theology, Doctrinal.

 Theology Dictionaries

 Theology -- Dictionaries.

 Theology Doctrinal History

 Theology, Doctrinal -- History.

 Apologetics

 Apologetics.

 Bible Theology

 Bible Theology.

 Eschatology

 Eschatology.

 God

 God.

 Holy Spirit

 Holy Spirit.

 Jesus Christ Person and offices

 (aka Christology)

 

 Jesus Christ -- Person and offices.

 Revelation

 Revelation.

 Salvation Christianity

 (aka Soteriology)

 

 Salvation -- Christianity.

 Sin

Sin.

 Theological anthropology

 Theological anthropology.

 Trinity

 Trinity.

 Theology, Practical

 (aka Sacramental Theology)

 

 Theology, Practical.

 Baptism

 Baptism.

 Church

 Church.

 Church management

 Church management.

 Church work with youth (aka Youth Ministry)

 

 Church work with youth.

 Liturgics

 Liturgics.

 Lord’s Supper

 Lord’s Supper.

 Missions

 Missions.

 Pastoral counseling

 Pastoral counseling.

 Pastoral theology

 Pastoral theology.

 Preaching (aka Homiletics)

 Preaching.

 Sacraments

 Sacraments.

 Worship

 Worship.

 Religion & Denominations

 

 Religion Philosophy

 Religion – Philosophy.

 Buddhism

 Buddhism.

 Hinduism

 Hinduism.

 Islam

 Islam.

 Judaism

 Judaism.

 Christian sects

 Christian sects.

 [Individual Denominations.] – i.e. Lutheran Church.

 

 

 Lutheran Church

 Lutheran Church.