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
- Welcoming A New Pastor
- What About Beatitudes?
- EG 257-258: The Social Message is Inescapable
- Interviewing Vatican Astronomers
- DPPL 2-3: Councils, Popes, and Bishops on Liturgy and Popular Piety
- Simulating Rosetta
- Reconciliation Lectionary: Isaiah 55, From The Heavens
- Aparecida 60 – Economics and Globalization
- Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi
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Daily Archives: 14 November 2006
For the same reason every diocese is to have a commission on the sacred liturgy under the direction of the bishop, for promoting the liturgical apostolate. I have to say my diocese has one for music, but not liturgy or … Continue reading
Future lunar explorers may be heading to this plain in Oceanus Procellarum (See? Liberal liturgists don’t shy away from using Latin–it means “Ocean of Storms.”) because of a peculiar magnetic field above the surface here. Unlike the Earth, our … Continue reading
Catholic Hub posted this story from Omaha on baby names. That’s the only restriction on names, said Deacon Robert “Jerry” Overkamp, JCL, judge on the Metropolitan Tribunal. “Lucifer, Satan, those kinds of names are prohibited, but all of the current … Continue reading
Bishops are given homework to implement once they return home: It is desirable that the competent territorial ecclesiastical authority mentioned in Art. 22, 2, set up a liturgical commission, to be assisted by experts in liturgical science, sacred music, art … Continue reading
Our journey through Sacrosanctum Concilium continues today with the sixth subsection of Chapter 1, part 3 which treats the topic of liturgical reform. We leave the subject of norms behind at turn instead to “The Promotion of Pastoral-Liturgical Action.” Zeal … Continue reading