I use various translations for scripture references in my postings. Instead of noting the permission (if/when needed) in each post, I have compiled them on this page for easy reference.
Bible Text Copyright Notices:
Contemporary English Version:
Scripture quotations marked (CEV) are from the Contemporary English Version Copyright © 1991, 1992, 1995 by American Bible Society. Used by Permission
Amplified Bible Version:
Scripture quotations marked (AMP) are taken from the Amplified Bible, Copyright © 1954, 1958, 1962, 1964, 1965, 1987 by The Lockman Foundation. Used by permission.
New International Version:
Scripture quotations marked (NIV) are taken from the Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV®. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.™ Used by permission of Zondervan. All rights reserved worldwide. www.zondervan.com The “NIV” and “New International Version” are trademarks registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office by Biblica, Inc.™
King James Version
Scripture quotations marked (KJV) are taken from the King James translation of the Holy Bible (also known as Authorized Version) and is in the Public Domain, except for in Great Britain.
New American Standard:
Scripture taken from the NEW AMERICAN STANDARD BIBLE®,
Copyright © 1960,1962,1963,1968,1971,1972,1973,1975,1977,1995
by The Lockman Foundation. Used by permission.
American Standard Bible
Scripture quotations from this Bible are marked (ASB). This translation of the Holy Bible is in the public domain, since its copyright has expired and is the predecessor to the New American Standard Bible.