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Spiritual Library

lending_library.jpgThe Church offers a vibrant library of materials including books, CDs as well as DVDs for Adults and Children. The Spiritual Library is located in the Church Hall and you are encouraged to browse and borrow any material you find helpful. Our Spiritual Library has an excellent selection of books, contemporary and classic. Our music cassettes/CDs/DVDs can enhance your prayer time or add a little peace to your hectic day. The educational cassettes cover a wide spectrum of topics. A large number of DVDs are specifically for children. We hope you will make use of the library and enjoy it. The library is "self-serve" and instructions are posted.

CHECK OUT PROCEDURES To check out materials, simply write what item you are borrowing – eg., CD, DVD, K (children’s book) Y (Youth Book) Book. The number for the Adult books is found on the spine of the book – for example B08; your name, phone number and the date which you are borrowing the material in the sign in/out book provided.


Example:

Item Identifier Item Name Your Name Your Phone No Date Borrowed Date Returned
B13 When God Writes Your Love Story Jane Doe 445-0000 Sep 23
DVD Jesus and the Shroud of Turin John Henry 443-0000 Oct 1


RETURN OF MATERIALS When you return the material, just place the item in the BLUE RETURN BASKET and be certain to indicate in the sign in/out book the date that the item was returned.


Borrowed books should be returned within three (3) weeks and CDs, DVDs, audio visual aids within two (2) weeks.


Example:


Item Identifier Item Name Your Name Your Phone No Date Borrowed Date Returned
B13 When God Writes Your Love Story Jane Doe 445-0000 Sep 23 Oct 14
DVD Jesus and the Shroud of Turin John Henry 443-0000 Oct 1 Oct 15

O.L.M.M. SPIRITUAL LIBRARY CLASSIFICATION

CD - Adult
CD - Children and Youth
DVD - Adult - Non - Fiction
DVD - Adult - Fiction
DVD - Children
K - Books – Children
Y - Books - Youth


Books - Adult (B)
Adult books are classified under the topics below and within the topics are arranged alphabetically by Title.


B01 Bible Stories
B02 Bibles and Bible Study
B03 Books by and about Saints
B04 Catechism/Christianity
B05 All About Jesus Christ
B06 Church and the Mass
B07 Biography and Biographical Accounts
B08 Angels
B09 Death, Dying and Afterlife
B10 Prophecy
B11 Ethical, Moral and Social Issues
B12 Contemporary Affairs and Apologetics
B13 Marriage, Family and Parenting
B14 History
B15 Papacy
B16 Prayer and Novenas
B17 Vocations
B18 Inspirational Readings
B19 Mary, Mother of God