Free Christian Document License (FCDL)
The Free Christian Document License is a means for Christian Programmers to release “Open Source” code without fear of someone disrespecting their religious preferences. Its purpose is to allow Christians to publish their Source Code in a manner that will allow scripture and reference to the Lord Jesus Christ to stay intact. People who publish documents under the FCDL believe that Jesus Christ is that the Lord Jesus is the only way to salvation. They further believe that everything they do should be done to honor Him.
If you receive a document covered under the FCDL, you have the following rights regardless of your religious affiliation. You may:
If you are a not a Christian and choose to use a document covered under the FCDL, you are strongly encouraged to respect the religious freedom of the author of the document and not do anything that would defame him or her or the Lord Jesus Christ.
This license has been deprecated and has been replaced by the FCML