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Fair use of materials
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Prohibited uses of materials
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Site Links and liability
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Comments, correspondence, study materials
Biblestudy.org, because of its limited resources, does not accept postal mailed Bible questions. Additionally, because we are strictly an Internet-based ministry, the site does not send printed copies of its study materials via postal mail. We also do not possess, for distribution, studies or other materials that are not already available on the Web site.
This Web site strongly believes that those who create site content should be the parties to explain and defend their work and conclusions. Therefore, the Web site reserves the right to forward any correspondence related, in whole or in part, to any site materials, at our discretion and without notification, to those who created or edited (including those involved with the site in any way) the material in question.
BibleStudy.org reserves the right to use, edit, alter or to distribute in any way and in any format, inquires, comments, ideas, or correspondence exchanged in any way whatsoever. Additionally, the site owes no compensation, nor will any be due or earned or payable for such use. The site also reserves the right to use such materials, as previously stated, without any notification to anyone.
Web Site Advertising and Advertisers
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