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Friday, December 21, 2007

Planting the Cross


Anonymous said...

Antarctica, huh? SO COOL! Like to find out more about it. Any links to go to?
Matthew the Curmudgeon

Lee Hamilton said...

Wikipedia has a brief article on it: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trinity_Church,_Antarctica

The idea of also founding a monastery in Antarctica brings a new and intriguing meaning to the “going into the desert” metaphor.

Here’s an aerial satellite image, courtesy of Google Earth: http://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&t=k&ll=-62.19638500,-58.95982500&q=Antarctica&spn=0.001957,0.010815