GOD'S WORD Translation (GW)
GOD’S WORD Translation (GW) accurately translates the meaning of the original texts into clear, everyday language. Readable and reliable, GW is living, active, and life-changing.
For more information about the translation philosophy, translation team, textual basis, and translation process, read A Guide to GOD’S WORD Translation: Translating the Bible according to the Principles of Closest Natural Equivalence.
Up to 500 Scripture verses may be quoted in any form (printed, written, visual, electronic, or audio) without written permission, provided that no more than half of any one book of the Bible is quoted, and the verses quoted do not amount to 25 percent of the text of the product in which they are quoted.
If the quotation is used in a product that is not for sale, the designation GW must always appear following each quotation.
If the quotation is used in a product that is for sale, the following copyright notice must be used: Scripture is taken from GOD’S WORD®, © 1995 God’s Word to the Nations. Used by permission of Baker Publishing Group.
For quotations over 500 verses and/or questions about these policies, please write to Baker Publishing Group, P.O. Box 6287, Grand Rapids MI 49516. You may also contact them through their website: www.bakerpublishinggroup.com.