The OT is the only scripture here which all of us agree to being a revealed text. Additionally the Muslims believe the Gospels to be revealed text (on case by case basis).
If this was really the case then there would seem to be a valid reason for this site including the Qur'an from the beginning. However, unless Wikipedia is completely wrong on the subject, ...
Prerequisite knowledge is required
Here is Jeff Atwood talking about this (Jeff is the co-founder of the SE network):
If you want to walk into a college Calculus class, you need knowledge
of Algebra, Pre-Algebra, Geometry, and Pre-Calculus. If you don't, you
should be gently directed to other places where you can learn the
necessary prerequisites first.
Hermeneutics questions are being asked and answered in Mi Yodeya
Many hermeneutics questions are being asked and answered in Mi Yodeya.
These ones seem like questions that could have been asked just as well in this site as in the other. I'm not saying that's a problem, just noting how it is. Considering that these questions are sometimes discouraged in the ...
Since I've been rather active on this site for a while now, I thought I should answer my own questions, based on my own perspective (which is not to disparage the answers given, since they originally helped me decide to participate).
"So why would one want to interact to any significant extent with another deemed to be so far off in error?" Because:
Helping New Users Understand "Site Directives" and Find Their 'Voice'
We do receive a fair amount of new users, who ask questions which are relevant to Biblical texts. They are NOT(for the most part) Biblical scholars; therefore they are not asking questions about Hebrew or Greek prepositions or verb endings, but are asking for answers that pertain to ...
Poach questions from Christianity.SE :-p
I'm partly joking but partly serious. They fairly regularly get questions over there that would be a better fit over here. We need to help identify those and tactfully redirect (or "co-direct") their question over to our site.
We'll also need to be ready and willing to assist with editing the questions once they ...