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
- Aparecida 70 – The Plague of Corruption
- Dealing With The Distasteful
- DPPL 39-40: Trent, the Good and Bad
- Pope Francis on Bishops and Priests
- MM, MM, Reaction, mmm
- DPPL 37-38: Reform Shatters On The Rocks of Catechesis
- Another Tournament
- CDWDS Head Heads Back To Spain
- Aparecida 69 – Financial Institutions
- Reconciliation Lectionary: Mark 10:32-45
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Daily Archives: 7 June 2007
After a close brush with Venus (210 miles), the Messenger space probe is now aimed for its first Mercury encounter next January. It will be humanity’s first return to the innermost planet since Mariner 10’s mid-70’s flybys.
One of my grad school profs had a motto to pass on to us: The Eucharist Makes the Church. This section puts some meat on that bone: 6. Catechesis to the eucharistic mystery should aim at helping the faithful realize … Continue reading
It’s on my mind these days, as we’re looking at upheaval on a few fronts at our parish. Our parish wedding liaison has resigned–she’s long been responsible for on-site wedding preparation at the church, running wedding rehearsals and making sure … Continue reading
An informative post highlights Vox Nova‘s contribution to the scientific sphere in St Blog’s today. Katerina Marie does it well for you. Yet some will still deny. Ho hum, what else is new? It seems easy to put the blame … Continue reading
Now we know why it’s taking so long. A Vatican bureaucracy decides the way to put the foot into the backside of those slowpoke liberal Anglos is to add another layer of committee, Vox Clara. How many years are we … Continue reading
Whew! After that introduction, we get to Part I, “General Principles to be Given Prominence in Catechizing the People on the Eucharistic Mystery.” Section five treats “Requirements of Pastors …” so let’s see how the clergy of the late 60’s … Continue reading