Automatic works cited and bibliography formatting for mla, apa and chicago/turabian citation styles now supports 7th edition of mla. Apa style guidelines on citing the bible and other classic works the apa style blog has many posts on citing books, articles and works from the spirit world. The chicago manual of style has many different requirements for referencing the bible and the books within it in this post we will summarize how to reference the bible and biblical texts according to chicago style always capitalize bible when referencing the religious text but do not. Use the following template to cite a religious text using the apa citation style for help with other source types, like books, pdfs, or websites, check out our other guides. The format for citing the bible differs depending upon which citation style you are using (apa, mla, turabian, sbl, etc) for information on how to cite the bible or bible verses, see a specific format/style guide linked below.
Capitalization in apa style varies based on the source you are citing article or chapter titles: • capitalize the first letter of the first word of the title and any subtitles after a colon, as well as. Citing in apa format: citing the bible this guide will assist you in citing electronic and print resources each tab will indicate the type of resource and how to cite. Citing a bible scripture in an essay the bible is a popular resource for many research papers the three main methods of reference citation include modern language association, american psychological association, and chicago style.
An in-text citation is a citation within your writing to show where you found your information, facts, quotes, and research apa in-text citation style uses the author's last name and the year of publication, for example: (field, 2005. The chicago manual of style chicago requires the use of footnotes, rather than parenthetical citations, in conjunction with a list of works cited when dealing with literature 1 sparknotes editors. Citing the bible in turabian here is what the 8 th edition of turabian's a manual for writers says about the bible and other sacred works, in 1952, p253-254 cite the bible and sacred works of other religious traditions in parenthetical citations. Apa style parenthetical citations: information taken from publication manual of the american psychological association, 6th ed, 2009, how to cite the bible.
Apa citation format (apa style guide to electronic resources, 6th ed, sections 7019-10) structure: author's last name, first initial, middle initial (if given. Some bible translations available in the youversion bible app are public domain in an effort to give credit where it is due, the bible app states who last owned the copyright although these translations are free for public use, it is advisable to use standard works citing methods such as mla or apa to recognize the work of others. This guide will help users cite the bible, and bible dictionaries, encyclopedias, commentaries, and atlases use these guidelines when citing the bible according to the american psychological association's guidelines.
Apa citation style, 6th edition: government document a guide to help users create citations using apa (american psychological association) style, 6th edition apa toggle dropdown. Turabian style sheet for sources used in religion papers citing the bible ¾ use in-text citations for quotations taken from the bible on the first citation, provide a. Gcu style guide for lower-division students refer to the apa style the apa style citing the bible when referencing the bible, cite the book.
The american psychological association maintains a blog that discusses apa style issues with the many changing formats in which infomartion is available today new topics are covered every week apa style faqs - apa style. View notes - bible_cite from psyc 101 at liberty university how to cite the bible apa style parenthetical citations: for your first citation, identify the version which you used. Posts about citing the bible in apa style written by brianka morgan. Need help citing apa when i view the references they are not complete enough for the info i need for apa i need to cite fausset bible dictionary, matthew henry.