URI
Notation
2-3
Caption
Persons in religion
Scope Note
Class here general types of persons related to religion such as founders, messiahs, inspired persons etc. For religious officials, persons in authority in the faith etc., use 2-72
Application Note
Persons should be subordinated to the function they perform and denoted using the common auxiliaries of persons Table 1k-05
See also
2-72Nature and structure of the organized religion, church. Ecclesiology
Broader class
2-1/-9  Special auxiliary subdivision for religion
Narrower classes
2-31Originator, founder, central figure of the faith
2-32Messiah(s)
2-34Martyrs
2-35Ascetics. Hermits. Fakirs
2-36Saints. Bodhisattvas. Enlightened ones
2-37Mahatmas. Gurus. Wise men
2-38Charismatics. Persons with supernatural powers