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According to Eastern Orthodoxy, is googling the serial numbers of a software and using cracks a sin?

Again, I am of the mindset that you should seek the advice of a spiritual father in your specific situation, but here is an official statement. "The Bases of the Social Concept of the Russian ...
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Can the King James Bible be extensively quoted in commercial books?

The King James Version of the Bible is public domain in most parts of the world. Being in the public domain means that you can do whatever you want with it, including quoting it in a commercial book ...
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Bible versions quoted in book - need copyright info on each or just the major one?

Read the beginning of the Bibles you want to quote from, they will usually tell you what is allowed. For example, my ESV says Up to one thousand (1000) verses of the English Standard Version (ESV) ...
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How can I register copyright of Bible?

I'm presenting a framing challenge here, and my answer will likely represent the position of most contributors to this SE. Bibles fit into two categories, translations and paraphrases. Translations ...
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Is the ASV Bible version Public Domain in Canada? Any other Bibles Public domain in Canada?

In Canada, the copyright for a work usually expires 50 years after the death of the creator, at the end of the relevant calendar year. https://copyright.ubc.ca/public-domain/#:~:text=In%20Canada%2C%...
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Is the ASV Bible public domain in the UK?

Even though KJV is still under UK copyright until 2039, ASV is not. KJV copyright status according to wikipedia: Public domain in most of the world. Crown copyright in the United Kingdom due to crown ...
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Bible versions quoted in book - need copyright info on each or just the major one?

I can't tell you what is "allowed" or "legal" in your jurisdiction, but I can tell you what I see as common practice. Here's an image from the copyright page from Wayne Grudem's Systematic Theology, ...
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What major translations of the Bible are in the Public Domain?

The 2009AD Catholic Public Domain Version (CPDV) is a translation of the 382AD Latin Vulgate (LV) by Saint Jerome, using the public domain 1899AD Douay-Rheims Catholic Bible (DRA) as a guide. See DRA ...
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