Program Units, Meetings, and Fields of Study

Following the CMS, the SBLHS 2 recommends a down style of capitalization (the use of fewer initial capital letters). Like the CMS, we recognize that there are exceptions. The names of conferences, program units, and organizations, for instance, are typically capitalized (see CMS §8.69): the Enoch Seminar the Rhetoric of Religious Antiquity program unit the … Continue reading Program Units, Meetings, and Fields of Study

Deities, Angels, Demons, and Other Divine Figures

The names or formal designations of deities are typically capitalized (CMS §8.90): Allah Baal God Elohim Isis Jesus the Lord Mithra Sun God of Heaven the Trinity Zeus So, too, are alternative names of God or one of the persons of the Trinity (SBLHS 2 §4.3.4.2) Creator Father Holy Spirit Immanuel King of kings Son … Continue reading Deities, Angels, Demons, and Other Divine Figures