The author-date method is the College's preferred method for in-text referencing.
The College's Citemaker referencing tool automatically generates an in-text author-date reference making this a very easy way for you to show in the text the source of your ideas or information.
How do I reference the Bible?
There's need to reference the Bible using the author-date in the text or to list the source on your Bibliography.
However you should state in the text:
1. the book, chapter and verse
2. the version of the Bible you're using.
Your first reference to the Bible should state which version of the Bible you have used, as shown in these examples:
For subsequent references, there's no need to refer to the version you are using as shown in these examples: