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.
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Daily Archives: 14 June 2007
Another movie image: “It’ll be real easy for Normie to find Aunt Edna. All he has to do is look for the buzzards.” Thanks, Rusty. The motumaniacs enjoyed another interesting internet day. First, some Vatican source said the motu was … Continue reading
What is the significance of the Eucharist as a meal? The Consilium suggests as a metaphor for living a Eucharistic-inpsired faith outside of Mass, in daily life. The Apostolic Tradition suggests that believers should be “eager” witnesses as a result … Continue reading
I just finished James R. Hansen’s very fine and exceedingly detailed biography of Neil Armstrong. The author, an Auburn University historian, intends a scholarly and meticulously researched work. He succeeds on that front, but at a little cost to his … Continue reading
Amy’s Commentariat is scratching their collective head over Daniel Berrigan’s disassociation with Amnesty International. More proof that some internet Catholics are little better than Republicans wearing orthodox wool suits. I tingle at the thought they would ever be confronted with … Continue reading
Artist’s concept of the view from Eris with Dysnomia in the background, looking back towards the distant sun. Credit: Robert Hurt (IPAC) You put it together. Eris has weighed in on the matter. Pluto’s outer solar system rival, the one … Continue reading
The Cassini scientists’ news release confirms the suspicions of some (expressed here in this post and this post and this post, too). Namely, that Enceladus is not the only geologically active moon of Saturn. Now add Tethys and Dione, imaged … Continue reading
The Consilium offers a brief, but somewhat detailed explanation of “active participation.” 12. It should be explained that all who gather for the eucharist are that holy people who, together with the ministers, have a part in the sacred rites. … Continue reading