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Chicago Citation Style, 17th Edition: Sacred Text

A University of Lethbridge Library guide to Chicago Manual of Style citations.

Sacred Text (14.238-14.241)

Example 1 – Bible

N:         1. Heb. 13:8 (New Revised Standard Version).

             2. 1 Cor. 5:1–2 (NRSV).


Example 2 – Koran

N:         1. Koran 19:17–21.


NOTE: Classical sacred texts are typically only cited in notes; they are not given a bibliography entry.