NIV Bible Guidelines

Guidelines related to displaying portions of the New International Version (NIV) Bible on your web site are governed by the copyright holder, Biblica. Learn more about the NIV Bible on their web site. Information about the copyright is posted on their Terms of Use page.

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The NIV®, TNIV®, NIrV® may be quoted in any form (written, visual, electronic or audio) up to and inclusive of five hundred (500) verses without the express written permission of the publisher, providing the verses quoted do not amount to a complete book of the Bible nor do the verses quoted account for more than 25 percent (25%) or more of the total text of the work in which they are quoted. For additional rights and permission usage on the NIV®, NIrV® and the TNIV® Bible please contact Biblica.

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