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Template talk:LDS sects/Mormon fundamentalist
I know your busy, but if you get on at any time, I've been thinking of doing a modification of Template talk:LDS sects/Mormon fundamentalist. However it being such a big change, I though I would seek some input before making the change. If your interested in commenting, I would love to here from you at Template_talk:LDS_sects/Mormon_fundamentalist#Unweildy--- ARTEST4ECHO(Talk) 21:53, 4 February 2015 (UTC)
Gordon B Hinckley
- I'm sorry--I'm really bogged down in a major book project at the moment. Thank you for your consideration, though. - Ecjmartin (talk) 03:11, 14 February 2015 (UTC)
From reading your comments on the articles's talk page, you may be interested in knowing that there has been another edit war recently over the information about Seraphim Rose's apparent early homosexual relationships. Afterwriting (talk) 07:25, 27 April 2015 (UTC)
- Thanks. I've been busy with other projects, and haven't had as much time to "keep watch" on this page as I used to! I appreciate your bringing this to my attention, and also the efforts which you made yourself to keep that page neutral. I left a comment on the talk page for that article, and I'll be paying more attention to it in future. As a former Orthodox Christian who was once just like the person involved in this dispute (and just btw: many if not most Orthodox aren't like this person at all!), I know very intimately where that person is coming from—and I will do everything I can to fight his/her approach, in this or any article. Again, thanks for your efforts, and for letting me know about this. Cheers!! - Ecjmartin (talk) 00:12, 28 April 2015 (UTC)
Request for mediation rejected
Finding constancy in naming of "Apostle" position
I have opened a discussion at List of members of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles (LDS Church) in order to find some constancy in naming. Before I accidentally impose my personal view, it would nice to have a real consensus of proper naming of "Apostle". Any input by you, as a frequent Latter Day Saint articles would be nice.--- ARTEST4ECHO(Talk)
Use/mention and the "Twenty Negro Law"
Hi, One of the reasons for my edit of the Twenty Negro Law lede was to fix a "use/mention" error. As WP:UMD discusses, article ledes should be cast to discuss the subject of an article, as opposed to the name of the subject of the article ("Frank Sinatra was a singer" versus "Frank Sinatra was the name of a singer").
Given that, I think it would be more appropriate to go back to "Legislation called the 'Twenty Negro Law' exempted slave overseers" instead of "'Twenty Negro Law' refers to legislation". Regards, NapoliRoma (talk) 07:04, 28 June 2015 (UTC)
- No problem. Reverted it, with a couple of relatively minor changes. Take a look and tell me what you think. Cheers! - Ecjmartin (talk) 19:46, 28 June 2015 (UTC)
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