By sifilings Sep 04 2013 NIVNew International VersionFarewell, NIV 1659 reads There are 3 Comments And not a moment too soon. James K - Wed, 09/04/2013 - 5:00pm And not a moment too soon. Good riddance. 1 Kings 8:60 - so that all the peoples of the earth may know that the LORD is God and that there is no other. I still value the 1984 NIV Jim - Thu, 09/05/2013 - 12:18pm I have an '84 in bonded leather. Interestingly ... one can buy an '84 NIV on Ebay. Twitter Jim's Doctrinal Statement Just curious Barry L. - Thu, 09/05/2013 - 5:14pm Does anyone know if AWANA pays Nelson or Zondervan royalties or do they fall under the fair use diminimus exception? I'm guessing they have had to receive permission due to the quantity of their publications, but is there a financial arrangement as well?