APA 7th Referencing Guide — Religious Work

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APA Referencing Guide — Religious work


  • When you are citing from a religious work, e.g. the Bible, Qu'ran or Torah, include the book, chapter and verse.
  • Include the version from which you are citing and put the source in brackets or work it naturally into the sentence.
  • Include in the reference list, applying the rules for a book or ebook.
In-text citation

Proverbs 15:22 states "plans fail for lack of counsel, but with many advisers they succeed" (Bible, New International Version).

Reference list
King James Bible. (2017). King James Bible Online. https://www.kingjamesbibleonline.org/ (Original published 1769)

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