Scriptures Licensing

The Scriptures should not be hindered by commercial licenses. Therefore, we are releasing this translation freely to the public, but with specific stipulations.

Derivative works are not allowed without prior written permission and final approval of the derivation in its final form.

Personal usage of this translation of the Scriptures is free.

You cannot use it for commercial purposes.

You cannot charge for this translation at all and you cannot make a copy of it and charge for it or for the production costs of that copy. You can freely distribute it, but only at your own cost. You cannot pass any costs on to the recipient of this translation.

If you represent a group of people or an organization or a corporate entity you must go through the Group / Corporate Permission process by filling out the submission form, prior to any usage of the translation. You must receive written approval for usage as an entity. If permission is denied you are not legally allowed to proceed with usage in that context. Personal private, individual usage is freely given and allowed.

You may not alter any word or punctuation or layout or any other element of this translation whatsoever, without prior written permission.

Any breech of this license constitutes a legal violation of rights and legal action may be pursued. We may seek restitution outside of court first, if we deem it applicable, but we are not bound to.