Bible Search API

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  1. Fix broken references (eng-GNTD:Zech.4.10b, eng-GNTD:Matt.1.6b, eng-GNTD:Mark.16.9)

    If you walk through verse by verse, the next verse pointer points to these IDs, but they do not exist. If you walk backwards using previous, they are still pointed to, but they do not exist.

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  2. Add NABRE

    Is there API access to the NABRE? Didn't see it in the list. Can it be added?

    7 votes
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  3. Option to retrieve scripture in plain text

    A plain text option to retrieve text without any tags/xml

    53 votes
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  4. Include Chapter Headings

    Include chapter headings in chapter and passage endpoints.

    8 votes
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  5. Cross-Origin Resource Sharing (CORS) Support

    Add headers to support Cross-Origin Resource Sharing (CORS) for usage from client side javascript..

    62 votes
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  6. Support for Commercial Apps and Websites

    Current licensing only allows for non-commercial usage. This feature would support a paid model for use in commercial apps or websites.

    59 votes
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  7. Return results for over-spanned searches

    If I search "James 1-6”, I should receive James 1-5 (since there is no chapter 6). Currently the API returns nothing.

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  8. An option to omit section headings

    An option to include or omit section headings

    7 votes
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  9. Add NIV (New International Version)

    Make NIV version available in the API. Although it would be nice to have free ministry use, open to paying a license fee if needed.

    36 votes
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  10. 4 votes
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  11. Option to use default version with verse does not exist in desired version

    An option to set a default translation if the verse you are looking
    for is not in the translation specified (applies to some verses in the KJV
    and the apocrypha)

    3 votes
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  12. Allow searches by book name

    Matt returns book of Matthew.

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  13. Add audio (spoken word) versions of Bibles to the API

    Add audio recordings of the Bible translations to the API by allowing for each end point that returns Scripture to also contain a URL to retrieve the matching audio.

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  14. Add ASV (American Standard Version)

    Make the ASV version available in the API.

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  15. 4 votes
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  16. Section Support

    Allow for retrieval of individual sections within the Bible in addition to chapters.

    This would provide a list of sections in a book or chapter, such as “The Story of Creation” and return just the text for that section.

    2 votes
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  17. Retrieve chapters and passages in additional versions

    Allow for specifying additional versions to include in a response to support parallel views. This would take into account the varying versification systems between some versions to ensure that the correct verses were being returned.

    6 votes
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  18. 3 votes
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  19. ESV spacing issues

    There are spacing issues in the ESV version when marginalia are not included.

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