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Theology Resources: Scripture Citation

Resources for Theology courses.

Search Periodicals by Scripture Citations

The tutorial below demonstrates how to search the ATLA Catholic Periodical and Literature Index database for articles that discuss specific Bible scripture passages or pericopes. Also be sure to search for broader themes in Discover and some of the databases listed on the Articles page.

Search Scripture Citations in ATLA Catholic Periodical & Literature Index

Additional ATLA Database Tutorials

Additional tutorials on searching the American Theological Library Association (ATLA) Databases are available on the ATLA website.

Search Periodicals by Scripture Citations

Try searching specific databases, such as JSTOR, for articles about Bible Scripture passages or pericopes by placing part of the passage in quotes, e.g. "Luke 10"

JSTOR Scripture Search Example

JSTOR Scripture Search Results