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Thursday, March 6th, A.D. 2007


~ FELIX HOMINUM– lenten series: Dante’s Divine Comedy pt 4: Inferno VI-VIII …. (felixhominum)

~ SALVATION by Grace and Just Showing Up …. (fatherstephen)

~ LENT IN THE EAST: “Where’s the beef?” …. (insightscoop)

~ THE SECOND Lenten Sermon of Father Cantalamessa …. (

~ THE SUNDAY of the Last Judgment …. (benedictseraphim)

~ ANTI-CHRIST WATCH: He Who Is Not.. by Fulton J. Sheen …. (

~ THE ANCHORESS– Lent: Holy Places & the Gates of Hell …. (

~ SURPRISED by the Good Shepherd …. (merecomments)

~ VIA WELBORN– “A loving heart is a hospice for the world” …. (amywelborn)

~ CHRISTIAN ‘RAMADAN’ — good or bad marketing? …. (breakpoint)

~ REMEMBERING BLESSED St. David of Wales …. (magicstatistics)

“Not Particularly Religious”? “Interested”? “Spiritual”? Are You Testing Me, Satan?

Current Religious News….

~ ATHANASIUS contra mundum– Gnostics Excommunicate Athanasius! J.I. Packer threatened with suspension. A Letter from Leslie Bentley About Dr. Jim Packer’s Situation …. (luke2219,

~ WHEN A CHILD DIES– Gerry Laskey: When love and sorrow meet …. (anglicanplanet)

~ COMES THE HIT– “New Westminster’s Anglican capo di tutti capi Mike Ingham takes out a contract on one of the few truly great minds left in Anglican Christianity”; New Westminster, J.I Packer & The Anglican Church of Canada …. (

~ REBUILDING Babel in Quebec City By Douglas Farrow …. (catholicinsight)

~ ALL STARS, movie stars, heiresses, and the saints– “If the goal of Christians is towards theosis – the call of holiness – then why pay attention to the antics of celebrities such as Paris Hilton?” …. (speroforum)

~ THE BASIC REALITY– “Christians today, no matter what they outwardly profess, are divided over what kind of God or gods they really worship – the God of the early Jews and Christians or the gods of the ancient pagans that now go nameless. Only by looking at the characteristics of our respective gods can we tell what side of the fault line each of us is really on. We must then make a decision; we cannot remain on both sides at once” …. (

~ DUUUUUUDE– “High on Mount Sinai, Moses was on psychedelic drugs when he heard God deliver the Ten Commandments, an Israeli researcher claimed in a study published this week” …. (sondrak)

~ MARK STEYN– Establishment Church by Steyn. Establishment Church = Divided Church? …. (sameo416)

~ ANGLICANS ARE TOLERANT– Toronto diocese padlocks ‘rebel church’ …. (standfirminfaith)

~ RWANDAN Earthquake Appeal …. (anglican-mainstream)

~ SOLEMNITY: key to good liturgy …. (

~ ARCHBISHOP of Canterbury and York’s response to Government consultation on blasphemy …. (acns)

~ POPE CONDEMNS euthanasia and affirms life …. (spero)

~ ODDS AND ENDS: “An Inghamite priest named David Findley-Price comes up with a phrase I suspect we’ll see a lot more often” …. (

~ SCRIPTURAL THEOLOGIAN OBAMA TIES same-sex issues to Jesus’ Sermon on Mount. Democrat maintains famous speech by Christ ‘more central than obscure passage in Romans’ …. (worldnetdaily)

~ CHIEF RABBI Jonathan Sacks: Lose faith in God we will lose faith in humanity …. (kendallharmon)

~ AN OUTBREAK OF SOLID ECONOMICS at L’Osservatore Romano. Sign of the end-times? …. (

~ LAWYERS get bad vibes from voodoo sting …. (nationalpost)

~ TAX-CREDIT CRACKDOWN on films puts spotlight on evangelical community …. (theglobeandmail)

~ REMEMBERING Dom Gerard Calvet, the founder of the post-Vatican II traditional Benedictine movement, was one of the first major modern critics of European secularism and apologists for restoring Christian culture and morality in France …. (lifesitenews, WaTi)

~ THE MIGHTY Pope Benedict’s restoration is still under way …. (

~ CHRISTIANS PROTEST seizing of Bibles in Malaysia. Official says it’s just procedure, but clergyman fears crackdown …. (

~ TRANSFORMING Culture: Christian Truth Confronts Post-Christian America …. (albertmohler)

~ PRAY FOR the kidnapped Chaldean bishop …. (

~ SOME PROBLEMS with Protestantism …. (

~ SORRY BISH– believe what you want, but get another profession. GetReligion Chimes In on the Bishop Paul Moore New Yorker Story …. (KH, GR)

~ ANTIDISESTABLISHMENTARIANS Against Islam, by Mary Jackson …. (newenglishreview)

~ SPIN, SPIN, SPIN.. SO DIZZY– “I have not yet watched Fred Hiltz’s “unity” address on video, but the text summary was enough to get me thinking”; Another Community Chooses to Leave… Diocese hires Lawyers …. (sameo416)


~ CHRISTIAN PROF Robert Gagnon to teach summer course at Regent College …. (magicstatistics)

~ AN INITIAL Superficial Impression of the Orthodox Study Bible …. (benedictseraphim)

~ RICHARD HOOKER on unity with Rome …. (

~ THE GREATEST Question Ever Asked by the Devil …. (

~ THE POPE RULES OUT feminist theology. George Conger: Vatican rules that non-masculine baptismal language is invalid. Such as.. “In the name of the Creator, Liberator and the Sustainer” …. (T19,

~ PROTEIN WISDOM: Thou shalt have none other candidates before Me …. (proteinwisdom)

~ A PROMINENT MUSLIM Seminary Condemns Terrorism …. (kendallharmon)

~ RELIGIOUS FAITH in America fading over the past generation …. (

~ ELMIRA, NY: Christians ordered to paybig bucks – for praying! Lawyer plans appeal of convictions for disorderly conduct at ‘gay’ fest …. (

~ WHICH KORAN? (Part II) by Ibn
Warraq ….

~ TERRY MATTINGLY– Blasphemy in the U.K. …. (tmatt)

~ CHURCHES for Middle East Peace has written to Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice regarding the situation in Gaza …. (reformedpastor)

~ JUST TO BE CLEAR.. Homosexuality? – good; Church? – bad …. (

~ MUSICALLY SPEAKING: Anglican Church of Canada roundup by the Clash …. (felixhominum)

~ SCIPIO: “Yes He Can! Yes He Can!” …. (thereturnofscipio)

~ MYSTERIOUS TURIN Shroud to be Re-tested …. (

~ GLEDHILL: Addiction – a spiritual disease …. (gledhill)

~ HUNTINGTON’S Disease– When God and Mammon collide, who wins? …. (

~ IT’S A BIT LIKE.. Like Nixon doing Disco! Yes, ‘Like Nixon doing Disco’ is just like Democrats quoting scripture …. (curtjester)

~ NICKELBACK and The Cry For Meaning …. (

~ A LEGACY for the president: Iraqi Christians …. (WaTi)

~ FR. JOHN FLYNN: Beware The New Marriage Wrecker …. (kendallharmon)

~ THE MESSIAH! A few Obama updates …. (stoptheaclu)

~ PRESBYTERIANS in love …. (worldontheweb)

~ AN ORTHODOX metropolitan’s case against Rome …. (

~ BUDGET ANALYSIS: The Gov’t Backs Canadians’ Taking Responsibilities– ”The federal Budget 2008 moves the Canadian conversation about what kind of country…we want to build…in the right direction,” Work Research Foundation …. (

~ THE BESEIGED St. John’s Shaughnessy video on YouTube …. (

~ IGNATIUS INSIGHT– A Great Building Disaster | Moyra Doorly | From No Place For God: The Denial of the Transcendent in Modern Church Architecture …. (

~ JORDANISTAN: Just plain a-scared of Jesus– A no-go zone for evangelists …. (washingtontimes)

~ GET RELIGION– Let’s get ready to rumble! and “This week’s New York Times Magazine had an article about a Christian comedienne who’s all the rage on YouTube” …. (getreligion)

Save me from myself!

~ OTHER RELIGIONS– “Steve Sailer on John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’… The most hackneyed song in the world, the quasi-national anthem of Brussels Eurocrats” …. (

~ NO VAGUE CHICK-DEITIES, SVP: Vatican rules on Baptismal language …. (

~ FIRST THINGS– Reproduction and Public Discourse, By Ryan T. Anderson …. (firstthings)

~ CONTROVERSY Over Religious Confessions …. (

~ INDONESIA: RELIGIOUS FREEDOM STILL ELUSIVE IN WEST JAVA– Muslim radicals sway local officials; church permits nearly impossible to obtain …. (

~ LEAVE YOUR Heresy at the
Door ….

~ BEN STEIN has a movie coming out on Intelligent Design …. (expelledthemovie)


~ MUSLIM CLERICS Denounce Terrorists (Video)–Terrorists Denounce Muslim Clerics …. (

~ ANTHONY ESOLEN on the Ever-Shrinking Memory of Postmoderns …. (

~ BOOKS: The moral imagination …. (worldontheweb)

~ THE POPE AND the United Nations, By Douglas A. Sylva …. (firstthings)

~ FATHERS & SONS– On Francis Schaeffer, Frank Schaeffer, and Crazy for God. by Os Guinness …. (

~ PATRISTIC PULPIT PAK– “Pope Benedict just last week concluded his five-part series of addresses on the life and work of St. Augustine. I’m sure it made you want to learn more about this undisputed giant of intellectual history. But where to begin?” …. (fathersofthechurch)

~ TURKEY IN ‘radical revision’ of Islamic texts …. (

~ DREHER ON Moms who build cathedrals …. (crunchycon)

~ CHRISTIANS CALLED Called to Engage Culture …. (

~ EVIL NAZI-LOVING PEOPLE Pius XII ‘assisted Zionist cause’ …. (gledhill)

~ RELIGION: Campaign trail abuses …. (worldontheweb)

~ REMEMBERING WFB: Noonan, Buckley & the Paradox of Privilege …. (theanchoressonline)

~ BISHOPS URGE help for Iraqi Christians …. (christianweek)

~ THE UNTIED METHODIST Church and Israel. UM Agency Chiefs Defend Anti-Israel Bias in Missions Study …. (americanthinker,

~ ISLAMIST WEBSITE Allegedly Under Pressure From U.S. Intelligence …. (

~ CATHOLIC-TUBE.COM: For every imaginable Catholic visual media need …. (

~ SAINT CHRISTOPHER Sacked by Vatican …. (

~ THE LARK: Obama heals hundreds …. (larknews)

~ TASTELESS ADVERTISING for a TV-show: The Battlestar Galactica Last Supper …. (neatorama)

World War IV — The Jihad, Part XXXVIII….

Thousands of Deadly Islamic Terror Attacks Since 9/11

~ THE IAEA’S Iran Whitewash. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Flaming Psychopath. Iran’s Nuclear Threat …. (vARIOUS)

~ THE EVER-HELPFUL United Nations Human Rights Council has found a country other than Israel to criticize: The United States …. (

~ JIHADISTS and Progressives: An Affair to Remember – Miguel A. Guanipa …. (americanthinker)

~ THE THEATRE OF CRUELTY– Nicholas Shakespeare reviews Blood & Rage: a Cultural History of Terrorism by Michael Burleigh …. (telegraph)

~ what are wanna-be jihadists who cannot be martyrs on the battlefield doing on the net? A distinguished panel sheds light on a frightening new war zone …. (frontpagemag)

~ THE MOTHER of all mistranslations– Ye gods. The BBC has put out this story: Israel warns of Gaza ‘holocaust’ …. (melaniephillips)

~ IT’S THE PHONEY WAR over Harry of Afghanistan– “While both bombastic defenders and shrill critics of the pact of silence are firing blanks, nobody wants to debate Britain’s real Afghan war” …. (spiked-online)

~ CLAUDIA ROSETT: Orchestrated in Pyongyang …. (pajamasmedia)

~ WAH! WAAAAAH! – From Jihad Warriors to Whiny Crybabies …. (lgf)

~ SPAIN IN THE SHADOW Of Bin Laden by Norman Berdichevsky …. (newenglishreview)

~ MELANIE PHILLIPS–The war against the Jews Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6 …. (spectator)

~ MONEYED LEFTIST George Soros and the Alchemy of ‘Regime Change’ …. (americanthinker)

~ DESPITE THE RHETORIC: “The poverty of Cuba” …. (

~ FRESH Annals of Neo-Soviet Barbarism. Russia Rapes Democracy …. (publiuspundit)

~ FEEL THE HATE– “Try to Contain Yourself, My Dear” …. (

~ IMAO: “My Solution to Iraq Is to Never Have Gone There. An Editorial by Barack Obama” …. (

LifeWatch ….

Many Of Your Betters Are In Love With Death

~ DAWN EDEN– UPDATED WITH VIDEO: Welcome, ‘Today’ viewers! …. (

~ HELL HATH NO FURY like a fool scorned …. (prowomanprolife)

~ OFFING THE TARDS– “Airbrushing Diversity”: Parents of Down Syndrome Children Tell of Abortion Pressures …. (lifesitenews)

~ ENDORSEMENT– Moloch has officially come out and endorsed Sen. Obama …. (curtjester)

~ OFFING THE DARKIES, 2008– Yes, We’ll Gladly Target African-American Babies …. (


~ CURT JESTER– “In the July 17 speech, Obama attacked the Supreme Court decision that upheld the federal partial-birth abortion ban and the nomination of Supreme Court justices who favor overturning Roe v. Wade” …. (

~ DAVID MILLS on how some people like the idea of the “natural family” until it means changing or re-thinking their own lifestyle …. (touchstonemag)

~ STOPPING GENOCIDE: Planned Parenthood’s Targeting of Alaska Natives …. (

~ NO OBAMA-CARE FOR TERRI Schiavo: If you are annoyingly disabled, don’t count on any help from Barack …. (

~ REFORMED PASTOR: Pro-Abortion Totalitarians …. (reformedpastor)

~ WHY THEY WANT to indoctrinate your kids …. (

~ WHAT FRESH HELL? — Hollywood on the Offensive. Child abuse hits the silver screen …. (weeklystandard)

~ THE ABANDONMENT of Assisted Suicide; UK “Angel of Death” Convicted; But What About the Netherlands? …. (wesleyjsmith)

~ HEART DISEASE: we need medicine not moralism …. (spiked-online)

~ WHEN A CHILD DIES– Gerry Laskey: When love and sorrow meet …. (anglicanplanet)

~ UPDATED WITH NEW DETAILS: NBC’s ‘Today’ show gets The Thrill …. (dawneden)

~ MOHLER ON Masculinity without Manhood? …. (

~ SPIKED ONLINE– Venturing into the pro-suicide pit. Bridgend: The most startling thing about the vile, venal websites that promote suicide is that their language and outlook appear entirely mainstream …. (

~ MIKE ADAMS: “It’s been a long time since I’ve reminded my readers what a bunch psychotic feminists we have in charge of the Womyn’s movement at Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina” …. (

~ KATHY SHAIDLE– “I’m not the only woman who’s dumbfounded (as it were) by our sex, or rather, as we prefer to put it, by other members of our sex besides us. …. (fivefeetoffury)

~ MURDERER Robert Latimer is to be released from jail as soon as a bed can be found for him in a halfway house. Cuz offing tards and feebs isn’t all that big a deal, right? …. (

~ SUICIDE still less common among married people …. (magicstatistics)

~ PAUL TUNS ON LATIMER: “I wasn’t surprised by the decision, just pissed off. It sends a terrible signal to society that the life of a person with a disability is less valuable than the life of an able-bodied person. That is sick and perverse and dehumanizing. Canada is better than that” …. (

~ DEBATE Over Brain Death Continues …. (

~ WHERE HAVE ALL the Men Gone? by Kim Moreland: “It’s not only family life, but men have largely disappeared from teaching at public schools too. Here’s a story about the dearth of male teachers” …. (

~ POOR-CHOICERS and the fetus: Margaret Somerville sums it up nicely …. (

~ PLANNED PARENTHOOD seems happy to accept dubious donations …. (torontosun)

~ MAGISTATS– About 1.5% of adult Canadians are homosexual or bisexual …. (

~ MOHLER ON ‘ADHD’ — OK, So What Kid Doesn’t Fit this Description? …. (albertmohler)

~ FAITH-BASED GROUPS Disagree on HIV Prevention Strategies …. (

~ BETTNET– Into the (abortion) danger zone …. (

~ PRO-LIFE Podcast. Just Thinking with Rod Dreher: Family & Civilization …. (orthodoxytoday)


~ BIOTECH FIRM to Provide Alternatives to Vaccines Using Tissue From Abortions …. (

~ DREHER Podcast. Just Thinking with Rod Dreher: Roe v. Wade & “Man Children” …. (orthodoxytoday)

~ WE’VE ALL HEARD of eyeteeth, but this is ridiculous! “Tooth Implant Restored Man’s Vision” …. (neatorama)

~ BLOOD MONEY Isn’t Colorblind …. (evangelicaloutpost)

~ FREDERICA Podcast. Fighting for Life: The Ongoing Journey to Support the Unborn …. (orthodoxytoday)

~ ON THE ABOMINATION of Suicide …. (

~ MERE COMMENTS– All Addictions Equal, So Pay Up …. (merecomments)

~ TEACHERS want sex ed mandatory for 7-year-olds. Leader says that’s ‘optimum time’ for children to learn lessons …. (WND)

~ A RECENT STUDY of “new generation” anti-depressants, like Prozac and Zoloft, concluded that they have little clinical effect …. (worldontheweb)

~ ALL THESE THINGS: “In ordering our lives, I really do think we need to begin with what is best and to strive for it. A child is not ‘lucky’ if her mother spends the first 18 months with her at home, as I have heard it said” …. (allthesethings)

Oh, Canadia ….

Currently Under Less Mafia-Like Management

~ STEPHANE DION to seek ways to keep Conservatives in power; Liberal fury and the withering of the Royal Guard …. (stevejanke)

~ CONRAD BLACK: Justice denied. Nasty CTV reports on Conrad Black’s “Cadillac Escalade” trip to jail …. (pajamasmedia, p2bc)

~ ATTENDING an English-rights meeting can require real courage …. (

~ CAN YOU HELP support Canadian troops in Afganistan? …. (fivefeetoffury)

Rick Mercer Liberal Song

~ PANTS ON FIRE: “Barack (“change!”) Obama denies Canadian meeting took place, then “changes” story; admits it did” …. (P2BC)

~ DEMOCRATIC nominees are saying America needs socialized medicine like the one Canada has in place, which begs this question, ” does Canada have a superior health care system?” Since thousands of Canadians that live near the border come down here for health care, maybe we should not be so quick to copy theirs! Canadian journalist and columnist Mark Steyn came to America from Canada and warns that Canadian health care followed him …. (paradisepost)

~ AFSTAN: Sometimes good training and work are rewarded with good luck …. (

~ CANADIAN MUSICIANS seek copyright protection …. (CW)

~ THE MESSIAH Barack Obama’s Double-Dealing on NAFTA …. (LGF)

~ WILL SOCIALIZED MEDICINE in the US Kill Canadians? …. (

~ POLIWHORE KINSELLA.. unable to blush? …. (

~ THREE MORE Navy ships to Persian Gulf in June …. (

~ FRESH SWPL: Threatening to Move to Canada …. (stuffwhitepeoplelike)

~ LEGION.CA– “The Royal Canadian Legion has announced today it is initiating an “RCL Troop Morale Fund” to buy the troops deployed in Afghanistan a Tim Hortons coffee and a doughnut” …. (

The Interwebs, Blogs, Digital Life

~ THE TOP 25 Canadian political blogs are listed here …. (damianpenny)

~ THE MIRACLE of Wikipedia …. (worldontheweb)

~ OF THE MAKING OF BLOGS– “One doesn’t craft a blog, just as one doesn’t plan to puke. One pukes. One blogs.” …. (

~ OUR BROKEN MEDIA– The al-Dura shooting was staged; what’s worse, Western media were eager to believe it, rather than fact-check it …. (timeimmortal)

~ ALTHOUSE “What kind of message does it give when you tell a group of kids that boys and girls need to be separated because they don’t even see or hear alike?” …. (

“60 Minutes” Too!!… MAJOR SCANDAL Brewing Over Rove Hit Piece! ….

~ AIR FORCE Blocks Access to Many Blogs …. (boingboing)

~ BUSH AIDE whacked by wiki …. (telegraph)

~ EU FINES Microsoft record $1.3-billion– Regulators say company charged ‘unreasonable prices’ to rivals who wanted to make products compatible with Windows …. (globeandmail)

~ IS THE AP Beginning A New Crack Down on Blog Critics? …. (stoptheaclu)

~ THE MUVVER of all bad mass e-mails …. (

~ BLOGGING WHITE FEMALE: 5 Conservative Women Bloggers Talk About Gender Issues And The Blogosphere …. (rightwingnews)

~ DROOLAGE ENSUED: I love the MacBook Air.. then there’s the ensemble hyper-cost …. (blogs.telegraph)

~ STATUS of the world’s censorware …. (boingboing)

Culture, Odds & Ends ….

~ MARK STEYN: William F. Buckley Jr. stood athwart history and changed its course. ‘It’s the Epigoni, Stupid’ …. (NRO)

~ VAGUE Food Found Inside the Food Lion …. (americandigest)

~ HOW TO DRAW an Impossible Triangle …. (

~ GLOBAL WEIRDING NEWS– Baby it’s cold outside; David Suzuki and uncomfortable warming. Temperature Monitors Report Widescale Global Cooling …. (Various)

~ IMAO HAS SOME Nader Campaign Slogans …. (

~ THE BLOG Sabbath: Pshop Fun …. (

~ ESOLEN on Virgil’s Aeneid …. (

~ EVEN MORE Stuff White People Like: #79 Modern Furniture …. (stuffwhitepeoplelike)

~ Y2KYOTO: Another Poll Goes Horribly Wrong …. (smalldeadanimals)

21 accents: 2 1/2 Minutes

~ NEATORAMA– Christopher Berg’s Maze Art …. (

~ OBAMA’S TRUTHINESS About Farrakhan; The People’s Cube Weighs In. Top 9 rejected Barack Obama campaign slogans / candy bar ideas …. (Various)

~ THE NEW Microsoft WorldWide Telescope in Awesome Video Action; NASA’s New Moon Map, Now in Glorious 3D …. (gizmodo)

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