The table below gives a high-level summary of copyrights and licenses used throughout the STEP Bible software. For a comprehensive information about specific modules, please visit: http://www.stepbible.org/versions.jsp
|The STEP Bible project consists of different types of resources:|
|CrossWire: Bibles and commentaries|
Available for redistribution via websited etc:
(more available at the CrossWire repository)
Hundreds of datasets are kindly provided by CrossWire.
|CrossWire: JSword and related datasets||JSword is the core library of routines which enable STEP to display and search the Biblical text.|
It has been developed over many years by many programmers on a public licence.
STEP Bible software
This software may be freely distributed and freely developed by others.
Tyndale House datasets
These datasets may be freely used in other free projects. Profit-making projects are invited to ask for an individual licence.
|Intellij IDEA||An IDE to help developers produce robust code efficiently|
install4j provide the framework for creating our desktop installation packages for Windows, Mac, ...
jProfiler is a tool for developers helping to ensure STEP remains as fast as possible.
Open Font License (OFL)
|Hebrew and specialist fonts for languages around the world|
ETCBC dataset from the
|Hebrew OT morphology & syntax|
If you see an error in the following please contact us.
|Datasets used with permission||Copyright/Licence|
|Apostolic Bible Polyglot |
English & Greek texts
AB-Strong numbering system
|Teknia Greek Dictionary||© 1995-2013 Teknia owned by Bill Mounce |
|Liddell - Scott - Jones Greek Lexicon, 9th ed||Electronic edition under CC-BY-SA by the |
Perseus Project of Tufts University
(who must be offered all modifications)
|Abridged Thayers Greek Lexicon||© Larry Pierce of OnlineBible.net |
|New American Standard Bible tagged text||© 1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973,|
1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation
|English Standard Version||©2011 Crossway Bibles, http://www.esv.org/|
a division of Good News Publishers
|SIL Hebrew English Glosses||© Summer Institute of Linguistics Intl. 2003|
|Chinese Standard Bible NT||© Asia Bible Society 2013, B&H Publishing Group|
|Tagging for the Chinese Standard Bible |
and the Chinese Union Version
|© Asia Bible Society 2013, B&H Publishing Group|
|Tagging of the ASV & WEB||© CrossWordProject 2013|
Wade Masfield <firstname.lastname@example.org>
|SBL Greek New Testament||© Society of Biblical Literature |
and Logos Bible Software 2010
|Strongs tagging for French Louis Segond Bible||© Larry Pierce of OnlineBible.net |
|Arabic: Holy Bible, New Arabic Version (Ketab El Hayat)||Copyright © 1988, 1997 by Biblica, Inc.®|
|English NIV-UK: Holy Bible, New International Version® (Anglicised), NIV®||Copyright © 1979, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.®|
|Chinese: Chinese Contemporary Bible (圣经当代译本修订版)||Copyright © 1979, 2005, 2007, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.®|
|Farsi/Persian: Farsi Contemporary Bible||Copyright © 1995, 2005 by Biblica, Inc.®|
|Portuguese NVI: Biblia Sagrada, Nova Versão Internacional®, NVI®||Copyright © 1993, 2000 by Biblica, Inc.®|
|Romanian: Holy Bible, New Romanian Translation (Noua Traducere În Limba Română)||Copyright © 2006 by Biblica, Inc.®|
|Russian: Holy Bible, New Russian Translation||Copyright © 2006 by Biblica, Inc.®|
|Spanish NVI: La Santa Biblia, Nueva Versión Internacional® NVI®||Copyright © 1999 by Biblica, Inc.®|
|Swahili (aka Kiswahili): Kiswahili Contemporary Version (Neno: Bibilia Takatifu)||Copyright ©1984, 1989, 2006 by Biblica, Inc.®|
|MultiLex Biblical Lexicon for Strongs in French, Spanish & English||Custotian: Biola University|
|Russian translation of Strongs lexicon||www.manuscript-bible.ru|
|<many more coming>|
If you own a dataset which we have mistakenly regarded as Public Domain or Creative Commons,
please contact us and we will immediately investigate it.
|Datasets not needing permission||Source||Notes|
|Bible & Commentary modules |
(any not listed by name on this page)
|<see individual copyright notices |
by clicking on [ i ] next to the modules>
|Ohienko Ukranian Bible|
|eBible Bibles||ftp.ebible.org (www.ebible.org)||Declared to be Public Domain in each source file.|