Friday, December 31, 2010

Blogrollin via Conversion Diary

Jennifer F. recently posted her top 12 links of 2010. The following caught my attention:

Contraception and the Vocations Crisis -- in which the admirable Fr. Dwight Longenecker (whose blog is in my roll) expounds on three different ways in which contraception undermines the call to a clerical or religious vocation,

Thursday, December 30, 2010

These Stone Walls

These Stone Walls has just been added to my blogroll. It is composed on a rather flaky word-processor typewriter in a New Hampshire penitentiary by a priest who will in all likelihood remain in prison until (if) he reaches the age of 108. He will serve this sentence of 67 years because he maintains his innocence. Had he admitted guilt, he would have served no more than three years, and perhaps no more than one.

I just started reading this blog about four or five hours ago. It is absolutely RIVETING. I should have been in bed two or three hours ago. I am having a very difficult time leaving it alone. Part of this is because Fr. Gordon Macrae is demonstrating tremendous Christian charity in outrageously trying and difficult circumstances. I recommend him and his writings very highly.

Friday, December 3, 2010

Yet Another Blogrolled Video

This one came to my attention via Dr. Sanity (she's in the sidebar; I'm too lazy to look up the link right now).

This video is one of those XtraNormal videos of little to no artistic merit, beyond the dialogue. This one intends to be very informative on the subject of quantitative easing, and it by and large succeeds.

Wednesday, December 1, 2010