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Below is the different bible versions primarily used for scripture quotes
in articles published by LampPost:


Scripture quoted from The Holy Bible,  New Century Version (NCV) Copyright © 2005
by Thomas Nelson Inc.. Used by permission. All rights reserved.
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Scripture quotations are from The Holy Bible, English Standard Version® (ESV®),
Copyright © 2001 by Crossway, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers.
Used by permission. All rights reserved.
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Scripture quotations taken from the New American Standard Bible®, (NASB)
Copyright © 1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973,1975, 1977, 1995
by The Lockman Foundation Used by permission.
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Scripture taken from the HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®.  (NIV)
Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984 Biblica. Used by permission of Zondervan Publishing House.
All rights reserved
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Scripture taken from the New King James Version. (NKJV) Copyright © 1982
by Thomas Nelson, Inc. Used by permission. All rights reserved.
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Quick Biblical Translation Information

English Standard Version (ESV)
is a "word-for-word" translation

King James Version (KJV)
is a "word-for-word" translation

New International Version (NIV)
Combination word-for-word /thought-for-thought translation

New King James Version (NKJ)
is a "word-for-word" for translation

The New Century Version (NCV)
is a "thought-for thought " translation

New Living Translation (NLT)
is a "thought-for-thought" translation

The Message (MSG)
is a "thought-for-thought" and modern paraphrased translation

GOD'S WORD Translation (GW)
is a "thought-for-thought" translation

American Standard Version (ASV)
is a "word-for-word"
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This is what the LORD, who saves you,
the Holy One of Israel, says:
"I am the LORD your God, who teaches you
to do what is good, who leads you
in the way you should go."
(Isa. 48:17)