Quoting from ‘Word Come Alive’

You can freely use ‘Word Come Alive’ in non-commercial settings, e.g., church services, home groups, church bulletins and PowerPoints in church services.

In written or printed (hard-copy or digital media), if possible please use italics where WCA has italics.

Alongside the text quoted, please include ‘WCA’ and then state at an appropriate point (e.g., in the front matter):

Quotations marked ‘WCA’ come from Word Come Alive, an expanded translation of the New Testament: www.wordcomealive.net Copyright © Martin Manser 2016-2023 www.martinmanser.co.uk

If you want to use ‘Word Come Alive’ in commercial settings, e.g., devotional works and biblical reference works, then please email, I will then reply to you. Please note:

  1. Your contact details: name; organisation (if appropriate); physical address; email; telephone number including international code.
  2. The work in which you want to include my text: author; editor; name of book, article, etc., or website; publisher; type of work (i.e., description, such as Bible study magazine).
  3. The number of verses and words from ‘Word Come Alive’ that you wish to quote.
  4. An estimate that is as accurate as you can make it of the number of copies you plan in your first print run or the number of readers who will access and view the text.