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Proposed addition to “How to Ask” block

One of the most difficult challenges I had when first participating with this site was overcoming the urge to be part of a conversation. It took a long time to understand (and a part of me will ...
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Why is “how to ask a question” not in the top three?

I go to the help center, and I find, in order, that number 11 is "how to ask a good question" and there is a whole lot of admin stuff on top of that. We get a lot of closed questions. We get a lot of ...
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Off Topic Questions

Should we direct people who post off topic questions to sites that would be glad to answer them? People who ask questions that are related to Christianity, but fall outside of our scope could be ...
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Isn't it obvious that I need assistance in editing my question? [duplicate]

There are often times when the question page is back-logged with questions on hold or closed. A percentage of the questions just need a simple edit, would be a great questions and still fit in the ...
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Questions that may require updating every few years

This question is concerned with the growth of global Christianity. The only problem that I have with it is that the answers may need to be updated every few years or every few decades, which makes ...
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What does the community suggest be done here and what might be some site improvement suggestions?

Cf. This question: When did “he descended into hell” become part of the Apostles' Creed? Nathaniel's answer and my answer and the commens below each and the my chat with Nathaniel. It appears that ...
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Can we have “Branded” tags?

On SO, we sometimes see "branded" tags: Is there any possibility of doing the same here? Would it even be a good idea? I think these tags are "corporately sponsored" on SO (source?), which probably ...
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Why is there no auto delete for some “answers”?

I recently reviewed an answer that was apparently caught in the "low quality" filter, but the system stops there for some reason. Here's the complete text of the answer: It is bullshit. That is it....
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Request for a time period before migrating question

Recently my question, Why Greek Septuagint of Genesis 34:3 refer to Dinah as a virgin?, is migrated to Hermeneutic SE. I want to ask for the moderators to reverse it. I'm willing to change my question ...
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Is there a way to draw attention to a new answer?

I added an answer to this question which has been around for a while. It would be surprising if there was not a way to improve this answer if other community members read it and make suggestions. Is ...
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What would be the best way to add an insert scripture reference feature to C.SE?

I notice this question was asked years ago: Add Markdown and/or OneBox support for BibleGateway I also notice that years later there is still no add reference feature. I recognize that there would ...
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Would it be constructive to allow questions have multiple acceptable answers based on denomination?

Not everyone specifies what denomination or tradition they want an answer from, some even state in their questions that they are open to answers from all denominations. Would it be constructive to ...
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What would it take for the site to consider it a must to register a comment for a downvote?

From the understanding that the criteria a user votes +/- on answer is that the answer was useful or not, what would it take to ensure that downvoter leave a comment before their vote is registered? ...
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Should we have an accept rate here?

Over on Programmers, accept rate doesn't show up on your card when you ask a question. I wonder if we shouldn't adopt the same model here, since a lot of questions are going to bring very different ...
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Can we change the “recommend for deletion” options? Would that be helpful?

I find that typically the recommend for deletion options are not usually the reasons why I would delete a post. Here are reasons I would use more often because I see these problems more often: The ...
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How to deal with spam attacks on this site?

Is it possible to do something about spam attacks and hateful questions repeatedly being posted on christianity.stackexchange? For the past couple of days, it seems some users (or is it the same user?)...
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Private Messaging (PM) system on christianity.stackexchange.com

On most stackexchange sites, a PM system doesn't make much sense. Since most questions on the other stackexchange sites that I've used (stackoverflow, superuser, security, unix, etc) pretty much have ...
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Does the new site design have any easter eggs?

Easter egg is a jargon phrase from game developers. It is a small, usually hard to find detail or feature that is not documented anywhere except by people who have found it. It would be neat it the ...
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Is there any appropriate way to share humorous sermons?

I was just reading the following from Spurgeon's The Sympathy of the Two Worlds (minor paragraph splitting to simply reading) But I want you just to read the text again, while I dwell upon another ...
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Is the scope of SE Christianity too narrow?

The FAQ of SE Christianity states that one should ask questions about - "Understanding the Bible from the perspective of a specific viewpoint." FAQ of SE Hermeneutics - "Interpretation of a ...
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Is any corporate sponsorship allowable on this site?

PROPOSAL: Ask Logos Bible Software to sponsor regular contests in order to drum up support See if Logos Bible Software would like to incorporate our questions and answers into their passage guide ...
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Thinking about a community wiki for denominational distinctives

I'm considering asking a series of question that would be a little bit of reference for this site, and might eventually help draw users from search engines. The idea would be to ask the following ...