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What if I want to use the text of the ESV in an email devotional? Can I do that?

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This service is designed to be used for personal, church, and ministry organization use.

If I just want to link to the ESV text (to display a passage, for example), and don't want the text to appear integrated into my website, should I use this service?

Although you can use this service, it's much easier simply to link to us.

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What is the API (Application Program Interface)?

For details on the API, please visit our API documentation overview.

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CTQ Homiletical Studies 47-4

by Rudolph A. Haak Lloyd Strelow Rev. Dr. Raymond Frederick Surburg Richard G. Kapfer David F. Seybold Rev. Dr. John W. Saleska Rev. Steven C. Briel Rev. Dr. G. Waldemar Degner Mark R. Oien Rev. Dr. George Richard Kraus Rev. Dr. Ken Schurb David L. Bahn Rev. Edwin H. Dubberke Dr. Gerhard Aho

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