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What should I do to avoid causing offense due to my relative ignorance of Judaism? [duplicate]

I'm an atheist, and I grew up in the Methodist church, albeit with incredibly decent parents who taught me to love my fellow human beings and judge people based on how they treat others, not their ...
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How should a non-Jewish person use this site? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are some mistakes non-Jewish people should avoid asking questions on this site? I've asked an Old testament question on this site and got good response. Now I'm thinking ...
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Is it acceptable to use the Jacobean names of books, people, and places?

When posting on Mi Yodeya, I tend to use the names that have been passed down in English from King James' translation, many of which were influenced by the Septuagint/LXX. For example, I say Noah ...
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Would you mind me browsing your site?

I am not Jewish, but am interested to know more about it and have read some scriptures and writings. I have no intention of disrespect, so I politely ask your permission to browse and ask questions on ...
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Is this a suitable platform for non-Jews to ask questions about Judaism?

I am not Jewish, but my curiosity was piqued about some aspects of Judaism after having political discussions elsewhere online with Orthodox Jews. I am particularly interested by the way in which ...
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Non-Jew has (business-related) questions about Judaism—okay here?

[Similar to, but not quite a duplicate of What are some mistakes non-Jewish people should avoid asking questions on this site?] A non-Jew I know is working on a project for a company that sells a ...
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For better understanding between Jews and Christians, some reading material

Although it has been made clear that this site is not interested in Jesus, which is exactly as it should be, some questions display an interest in the historical Jesus, his relationship to Judaism, ...
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Why are certain word related to deity dashed out?

I'm a passing visitor to mi yodeya so please excuse me if I'm being ignorant here, but I noticed that a few of the words referring to deity are not completed and simply 'dashed' out (I'm not stating ...
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Rules regarding the name of G-od in the website?

I'm a bit shocked to see how The Name is written without any "changes" in it and how the vocalization is freely unveiled. Since it's completely forbidden to pronounce or use in vain, I would like ...
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Incoming questions (migrated or otherwise)

I suspect that few around here have noticed, but the new Christianity.se went into private beta last week, and into public beta today. Some of the questions being asked there are specifically about ...
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As a Christian, am I welcome on this site? [duplicate]

I am an American Christian who loves the Jewish people and Israel. I have no wish to proselytize or offend anyone. What I am interested in, is learning about HaShem's chosen ones and their faith so ...