Category Archives: Blog administration

This blog supports Markdown

You may now leave comments in the Markdown markup language — as I may write posts — to format them easily. Used this plugin, for what it’s worth.

This is what the above blogpost looks like in Markdown:

You may now leave comments in the [Markdown][1]
markup language -- as I may write posts --
to format them easily.
Used this [plugin][2], for what it\'s worth.

[1]: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Markdown
[2]: http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wp-markdown/

New page: “Lectionary and Propers index”

For more than a year, I’ve been typing out the appointed prayers (proper collects) and biblical lessons from two sources — Universalist and “Free Church” — which map the historic Western lectionary. It’s not complete, but I’ve transcribed enough to make it worth it worth indexing them. Follow this link. Like the main project, it will be a work in process.

ObscuraCam to help build church web sites

ObscuraCam is a phone app for Android to help citizen-journalists obscure faces in crowd photographs and videos, say, in undemocratic societies.

It might be helpful in building your church’s website. You can use it to hide the faces of minors and other vulnerable persons, should your church’s policies require or recommend it.

Two examples:

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Your blogger, anonymized.

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Your blogger, who doesn’t want his book choices known. (It isn’t perfect.)