Is it ok to quote scripture from the bible? And if so do we hv to put the bible name crediting the specific bible used? Thanks
You may use quotes. It would probably be wise to indicate which bible is being used.
Be aware, though, that a hub with little but quotations will be judged as duplicate (and be unpublished), and rightly so. It is the same words that are all over the web.
When doing any quoting I would suggest that you always give the source. Also, be sure that your original text is enough to offset the quoted material to keep you from being hit with the duplicate filter. I have occasionally used "stats" for a particular subject, but have always included a high percentage of original material as well within the hub.
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