The WebElf Report

Cool Hallowe’enage
October 29, 2007, 6:54 pm
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Seasonal Photoshoppery: Jack-O’Lantern Challenge 5; AND Celebrity Monsters


Here’s lots more on pumpkin carving.

And these guys just rock.


WebElf Blogroll News
October 25, 2007, 2:22 pm
Filed under: Blogroll News

Thursday, October 25th, A.D. 2007

Regular Religious News

NIGERIA: TWO CHRISTIANS MURDERED IN KADUNA— Sword, wooden club attacks follow calls for violent jihad by Muslim leaders; Two Christians Killed After Sheik Calls For Jihad On TV. More news here …. (compassdirect)

BREAKPOINT: Prayer requests for California …. (

IN TIME FOR A HOLY ADVENT— Into Great Silence (Two-Disc Set) (2005).. “One of the transporting film experiences of this or any other year.” A review here …. (, breakpoint)

COOL ONLINE GOODNESS: The British Library’s Sacred site.. with Videos, podcasts, and interactive features to complement the British Library’s online gallery of sacred texts …. (

BENNY 16 on Mennonite-Catholic Dialogue; Pope Benedict XVI has urged world religious leaders not to allow God’s name to be used to justify violence …. (ratzingerfanclub, bbc)

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WebElf Blogroll News
October 16, 2007, 1:51 pm
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Tuesday, October 16th, A.D. 2007

Regular Religious News

IRANIAN COUPLE WHIPPED.. The couple had committed the crime of attending a home-based Christian service …. (Gateway)

VIA WELBORN: Wonderful thoughts from the Pope on Hilary of Poitiers …. (img401)

THOUSANDS of Christians in N. Korea prisons: Report …. (speroforum)

SLAIN Gaza bookseller was a martyr, says Bishop of London …. (churchtimes, opendoorsusa)

WILL THE POPE say old Mass in St Peter’s? …. (telegraph)

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Webelf Report Blogroll
October 10, 2007, 1:00 pm
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Wednesday, October 10th, A.D. 2007

Regular Religious News


CANADIAN Thanksgiving ‘07: “Thank God Almighty!” And that’s official state policy, liberals …. (proudtobecanadian)

PONTIFF Links Evangelization and True Peace …. (zenit)

RELIGIOUS LEADERS WORLDWIDE Support Buddhist Monks in Myanmar. One of the best ideas yet: the Burmese monks for this year’s Nobel Peace Prize. ‘People Will Never Forgive the Murders’: Bishop Michael Nazir-Ali May Not Go to Lambeth 2008 …. (Various)

TELEGRAPH: Bishop Michael Nazir-Ali May Not Go to Lambeth 2008 …. (kendallharmon)

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Happy Canadian Thanksgiving!
October 7, 2007, 2:39 pm
Filed under: Word From Sponsor

ALMIGHTY and merciful God, who in thy wisdom dost divide to the nations their inheritance: We yield thee hearty thanks for thy loving-kindness in appointing this good land of Canada to be our dwelling-place among the children of men; for the wealth and glory of its plains and mountains, its fruitful fields and teeming waters; for the precious things of heaven, the dew, the sunshine, snow and rain in their season, and the precious things of the earth and the fulness thereof; for a land wherein there is bread without scarceness. For all this, and the opportunities thus vouchsafed to us, we bless thee and magnify thy Name. And, we pray thee, grant us grace so to sanctify thee in our heritage that the world may know that thou art our God for ever and ever; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.


WebElf Blogroll News
October 6, 2007, 4:29 pm
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Wednesday, October 6th, A.D. 2007

Regular Religious News

BUDDHIST Monks missing as bustle returns; Prayers as peaceful protest gets rough treatment from Burma’s army rulers; “Myanmar’s” missing monks. Burma’s dictators exploit Buddhism and the monks fight back …. (Various)

NEUHAUS: Christianity banished from Canadian public life …. (magicstatistics)

ANGLICRUMBLES— Gavin Dunbar: New Orleans and Savannah …. (kendallharmon)

MIGHTY, MIGHTY— The faith of the oppressed can topple the worst tyrants …. (

CANADIA— Fr. Neuhaus Calls Christianity “Disestablished” in Canada by Hilary White: “The Canadian clergy “seem very much in a state of defensiveness” …. (catholicexchange)

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Not Dead..
October 5, 2007, 12:08 pm
Filed under: Word From Sponsor

Just waving goodbye to bronchitis, and surfing the weeb for a new blogroll– today or tomorrer.