I had a note from a friend in London who is the media coordinator for Westminster Cathedral. Of late he has set up some new social media opportunities for the great church.
Take a look at those. Pretty interesting.
It is a good idea for those of us in these USA to follow what is going on across the pond. To that end I also recommend digital subscriptions to the UK’s best Catholic weekly The Catholic Herald.
They have dealt with anti-Catholicism there in a way we haven’t yet experienced. They are farther along in the culture war than we are. There are lessons to be learned (including what to avoid and what not to neglect).
Pay attention to the pro-life group SPUC, as well as the blog of the LMS Chairman (an Oxford prof who does not suffer liberal fools gladly. His vivisections of the northern loon Basil Loftus, described by Damien Thompson as a “world-class bore”, are a hoot).
Finally, I am contemplating a trip to Ol’ Blighty perhaps in January. I may try to get a couple gigs for talks while I am there. I’m just sayin’