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
- EG 19: The Church’s Missionary Transformation
- Mediator Dei 65
- Does Romance Fit A Christian Christmas?
- EG 17-18: Discussion Topics
- Reconciliation Lectionary: Matthew 3:1-12
- Mediator Dei 63-64
- EG 16: The Scope and Limits of this Exhortation
- Merton in Advent, 1948
- Mediator Dei 62
- EG 15: Evangelization is Foremost
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Daily Archives: 7 December 2005
Magister reports on Chiesa an address given by Valentino Miserachs Grau, president of the Pontifical Institute of Sacred Music. One highlight: (T)he almost outright ban on Latin and Gregorian chant seen over the past forty years is incomprehensible, especially in … Continue reading
Up north, weather like this would be moderately serious. There wouldn’t be a thought to closing schools early and the army of plows would start hitting the road as I blog. Here in KC, people are going a little crazy. … Continue reading
A moon, actually. That’s Pandora, gently shepherding the thin F-ring of Saturn, not actually connected to it. But if earthbound telescopes had been able to capture this sight a few centuries ago, what would we have thought about these moons … Continue reading
John Betjeman The Advent wind begins to stir With sea-like sounds in our Scotch fir, It’s dark at breakfast, dark at tea, And in between we only see Clouds hurrying across the sky And rain-wet roads the wind blows dry … Continue reading