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
- The Synod Fathers Speak 4: “Light of a Wedding Story”
- Free Speech Is The Earthquake
- Aparecida 87 – Ice Fields
- DPPL 101: The Blessed Virgin Mary and Advent
- The Synod Fathers Speak 3: Burdens and Difficulties
- DPPL 100: The Winter Interstice
- The Synod Fathers Speak 2: Christ Enters
- DPPL 99: Advent Processions
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Daily Archives: 31 July 2007
Check this out: Before clicking on the link, test yourself to see if you can deduce or guess what’s going on here. 1. Evolutionists have taken over the VLT site in Chile and are trying to destroy evidence the universe … Continue reading
Anybody with any thoughts on this? St Anthony Messenger Online gives this brief, helpful description for the importance of genuflection, noting that it is no longer required by the post-conciliar liturgy. Anybody still double genuflecting?
CNS reports on Cardinal Martini’s assessment of the motu. While he praised the pope for “benevolence,” he won’t be using the extraordinary form: (H)is experience as a bishop convinced him of the importance of a common liturgical prayer to express … Continue reading
Cantor describes a “rough week” at his parish. His misadventures with various choir members, complainers, passive-aggressives, and the like, are well-worn paths for any music director, of any denomination or Church. I take it from his blog that he … Continue reading
Rita Ferrone’s piece in Commonweal has gotten Jeffrey Tucker’s dander up with its criticism of the motu proprio. What’s this? There’s a problem from the high ground of the culture of complaint? Some surprise that not every Catholic is singing … Continue reading
Remember all the fuss about the World Youth Day song? Gear up for a bit more. Now you can enter a contest to make a video accompanying the song. Here are the rules from the sponsor, God Squad Communications: – … Continue reading