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
- Reconciliation Lectionary: Mark 2:1-12
- Man as Buffoon
- DPPL 30: Medieval Separation of Liturgy from Vernacular Piety
- Reconciliation Lectionary: Mark 12:28-34
- DPPL 28-29: The Middle Ages
- Neglect the Weightier Matters
- DPPL 27: Saint Gregory the Great
- EG 288: With Mary, Mother of the Living Gospel
- 3,779,775 hits
Daily Archives: 21 October 2005
NASA is looking for more valuable property on the moon. Let’s mine some oxygen.
First, thank you to all who commented so generously on “Part I” below. I did want to write more about preaching today, but, alas, I have to grade midterms (perhaps, then, there will be a “Part III” on Monday). So, … Continue reading
The Liturgy Q&A section at Zenit is worth checking weekly. I get the impression most questioners have a bone to pick with someone, so they submit to this “Dear Abby of Liturgy” (Father Edward McNamara, professor of liturgy at the … Continue reading
Vatican II liturgical reform: “progressive and adequate“ No universal indult, no expanded use, not even a priority. Seems right to me.
I’m chiming in late on this one. Father Walter Cuenin, pastor of a highly regarded Vatican II parish in Newton, Massachusetts, was asked to resign because of financial wrongdoing netting him something around the sum of $80,000. The parish finance … Continue reading