Friday, August 6, 2010

OSV's Catholic Guide to the Internet — Readers' choice edition

This is a wonderful resource.

Also, I am made very happy by The Anchoress's generous recommendation of Happy Catholic.
This is another soul-stirrer. The site is run by a woman who seems to breathe in books and art, and she has a remarkable capacity for zeroing in on one sentence and bringing it to the fore, for the benefit of many. The site has pop culture, jokes, thoughtful meditations, cues to prayer — it is a dynamic portrait of a life lived — Happily Catholic.
I am looking around to see where that woman is she mentioned ...

I am also surprised by the fact that no one mentioned The Anchoress herself. I am not a fan of political considerations but no one presents them with greater clarity or charity than she does. More than that, I find great inspiration in her meditations upon faith and how to live it. Great inspiration indeed.


  1. You're a blessing, Julie. Learn to live with it. :-)

  2. Tante Léonie8/6/10, 1:43 PM

    What a terrific recommendation from The Anchoress. Well said and justly deserved!

  3. The list is very scattershot with some quite noticeable exceptions. Though it was culled from user suggestions vice really canvasing and making recommendations.

    Plus I have sour grapes for being left off.

  4. Yes, you should have been on there also. Definitely! :-)

  5. Congrats Julie! Well deserved recognition.