about Todd FlowerdayA Roman Catholic lay person, married (since 1996), with one adopted child (since 2001). I serve in worship and spiritual life in a midwestern university parish.
about John Donaghy
John is a lay missionary since 2007 with a parish in western Honduras. Before that he served in campus ministry and social justice ministry in Iowa. His ministry blog is http://hermanojuancito.blogspot.com
He also blogs reflections on the lectionary and saints/heroes/events of the date at http://walktheway.wordpress.com
He'll be a long-term contributor here analyzing the Latin American bishops' document from their 2007 Aparecida Conference.
Vatican II pages
- Music From Jordi Savall
- The Synod Fathers Speak 6: Generativity
- Theology of the Body Stands at the Door, Knocks
- DPPL 103: The Christmas Novena
- The Synod Fathers Speak 5: Path and Miracle
- DPPL 102: Immaculate Conception
- The Synod Fathers Speak 4: “Light of a Wedding Story”
- Free Speech Is The Earthquake
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Daily Archives: 18 October 2005
A few suggestions for imaging … according to the solar system simulator, Mimas will pass in front of Dione at 7 minutes past London midnight next Tuesday. Tethys hangs loose on the near side of Saturn’s rings, seen nearly edge … Continue reading
The top shot shows Titan with its thick atmosphere, Dione passing, and Saturn’s rings, nearly edge on. The little white bump on the ring centered on the image is Prometheus, one of the shepherd moons. The bottom is nearly the … Continue reading
Dione seems to hover over Saturn, rings, and ring shadow.
I love algebra, don’t you? My third-grade daughter was showing me her homework the other night. Some problem like Jane drives 450 miles one weekend to visit her mother. Saturday she drives 50 miles more than on Sunday, and arrives … Continue reading
John Allen’s bishop friend in the synod raises a good point: “I wonder why in the hell they brought us here and put us through all this, to say absolutely nothing more than what has been painfully said for decades.” … Continue reading
Yesterday, John Allen reported that some bishops at the Synod asked, as a practical help for homilists, that some sort of manual “be prepared by the Vatican that would provide draft homilies keyed to the scripture readings and the … Continue reading