How do you cite a Bible in an essay?

How do you cite a Bible in an essay?

How do you cite a Bible in an essay?

When citing a passage of scripture, include the abbreviated name of the book, the chapter number, and the verse numbernever a page number. Chapter and verse are separated by a colon. Example: 1 Cor. 13:4,

What if the footnote is the same?

When you are referencing the same source in two (or more) footnotes the second and subsequent references should be entered as “Ibid.” and the page number for the relevant footnote. Use “Ibid.” without any page number if the page is the same as the previous reference. Ibid., 72.

Where should Footnotes be placed?

Style GuidesWhen a footnote must be placed at the end of a clause,1 add the number after the comma.When a footnote must be placed at the end of a sentence, add the number after the period. Numbers denoting footnotes should always appear after punctuation, with the exception of one piece of punctuation3the dash.

How many footnotes is too many?

It really depends on the relevancy of the footnote you’re adding to the essay. A lot of people do add 7–8 footnotes, which might be good if they are extremely relevant. However, even so, 2–3 footnotes, which is the average, are more than enough per page.

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