What is BLS?

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What is BLS?

BLS is the shortname of "Bible Location Syntax". This syntax is developed to solve some bible-describe note.

Basic Syntax: Book(:Chapter(:Verse))

Book --> 2~3 codes stand for bible book. Case-insensitive.

Chapter --> Chapter number.

Verse --> Verse number.

Examples:

1. Single Verse --> JHN:3:16

2. Whole Chapter --> JHN:3

3. Whole Book --> JHN

4. Range Verse --> JHN:3:1-JHN:3:16, JHN:3:1-16

Book Code:

Old Testament GEN Genesis
EXO Exodus
LEV Leviticus
NUM Numbers
DEU Deuteronomy
JOS Joshua
JUG Judges
RUT Ruth
1SM 1 Samuel
2SM 2 Samuel
1KG 1 Kings
2KG 2 Kings
1CH 1 Chronicles
2CH 2 Chronicles
EZR Ezra
NEH Nehemiah
EST Esther
JOB Job
PS Psalms
PRO Proverbs
ECC Ecclesiastes
SON Song of Solomon
ISA Isaiah
JER Jeremiah
LAM Lamentations
EZE Ezekiel
DAN Daniel
HOS Hosea
JOE Joel
AMO Amos
OBA Obadiah
JON Jonah
MIC Micah
NAH Nahum
HAB Habakkuk
ZEP Zephaniah
HAG Haggai
ZEC Zechariah
MAL Malachi
New Testament MAT Matthew
MAK Mark
LUK Luke
JHN John
ACT Acts
ROM Romans
1CO 1 Corinthians
2CO 2 Corinthians
GAL Galatians
EPH Ephesians
PHL Philippians
COL Colossians
1TS 1 Thessalonians
2TS 2 Thessalonians
1TM 1 Timothy
2TM 2 Timothy
TIT Titus
PHM Philemon
HEB Hebrews
JAM James
1PE 1 Peter
2PE 2 Peter
1JN 1 John
2JN 2 John
3JN 3 John
JUD Jude
REV Revelation
Apocrypha TOB Tobit
JDT Judith
1MC 1 Maccabees
2MC 2 Maccabees
3MC 3 Maccabees
4MC 4 Maccabees
WIS Wisdom of Solomon
SIR Wisdom of Jesus Son of Sirach
BAR Baruch
1ES 1 Esdras
2ES 2 Esdras
EJR Epistle of Jeremiah
AZA Prayer of Azariah
SUS Susanna
BEL Bel and the Dragon
MAN Prayer of Manasseh
PSA Psalm 151
PSS Psalm of Solomon
ODE Odes