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
- 3,656,816 hits
Daily Archives: 11 October 2007
Sheikh Muszaphar Shukor, a Malaysian physician, was rocketed into orbit yesterday. This article reports on the spiritual guidance he’s received to assist him in practicing his religion while in space. How to pray five times daily when an astronaut in … Continue reading
It is well known the Church demands something of believers before they receive the sacraments. Something of this is described in this section of the GILH: 104. To sing the psalms with understanding, then, is to meditate on them verse … Continue reading
Cassini‘s latest pass near Titan (moon of Saturn) last Tuesday netted discovery of small lakes near the south pole: The corollary on Earth would be the Antarctic coast. A few small dark patches – liquid-hydrocarbon-filled lakes – stand out, at … Continue reading
San Diego Bishop Robert Brom has asked his diocesan clergy to ante up a month’s salary to help pay for sex abuse legal settlements. I wonder what the clergy there are thinking about this. My sense is that it’s a … Continue reading