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Chicago Manual of Style (17th ed.)

Scriptural Reference

(Chicago Manual of Style 14.238-14.241)



Book Chapter:Verse (Version)

Full Example

1. 1 Maccabees 1:18-29, 1:44 (New American Bible)

Abbreviated Example

2. 1 Macc. 1:18-29, 1:44 (NAB)

Helpful Hints

See 10.44-10.48 for abbreviations

Other sacred works are cited similar to the bible or classical works.

Scriptural references only need to be cited in the notes.

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