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MLA Citation Guide (9th Edition): Religious Works

This research guide is based on the MLA Handbook (9th edition)

Religious Works

Religious Works in Print

Works Cited List Citation

Name of Religious Work. Version or edition, edited by First Name Last Name if given, translated by First Name Last Name if given, Publisher, Year of Publication.


Example:

The Bible. Authorized King James Version, Oxford University Press, 2019.

In-Text Citation

(Name of Religious Work)

 

Example: (The Bible)

Religious Works from a Website

Works Cited List Citation

Name of Religious Work. Version or edition, Year of Publication. Name of WebsiteURL. Accessed Day Month Year viewed (optional, add if there is no upload/publication date).


Example:

The Tanakh. Translated by A.J. Rosenberg, 2021. Chabad.orgwww.chabad.org/library/bible_cdo/aid/63255/jewish/The-Bible-with-Rashi.htm.

In-Text Citation

(Name of Religious Work)

 

Example: (The Tanakh)