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 Armchair Liturgist: Handing Off The Gifts
- DPPL 105: The Spirit of Advent
- The Synod Fathers Speak 8: Charity
- DPPL 104: The Crib
- What Does It Mean To Be A Christian?
- The Synod Fathers Speak 7: The Domestic Church
- Music From Jordi Savall
- The Synod Fathers Speak 6: Generativity
- Theology of the Body Stands at the Door, Knocks
- DPPL 103: The Christmas Novena
- 4,048,085 hits
Daily Archives: 16 January 2008
My college alma mater’s women’s and men’s basketball teams are ranked in Division III; the men’s team currently is number 1. So guess which cable network is sending cameras to Friday night’s doubleheader against NYU? Before you click the link, … Continue reading
Yesterday’s CNS feature covered the Mass at the border this past Sunday in Laredo. The local observance of the international event began on the steps of Laredo’s San Agustin Cathedral, just a block from the Rio Grande, the natural boundary … Continue reading
I ran across the article on the Opus Dei seminarians defeating the North American Martyrs in the Clericus Cup. I was intrigued that reform2 hasn’t hit our seminarians just yet: At least the Martyrs’ fans continued to dominate the cheering … Continue reading
First, you need a baptismal font. No preference on a birdbath or a hot tub though: 10. So that baptism may clearly appear as the sacrament of the Church’s faith and of incorporation into the people of God, it should … Continue reading
The Atlanta archbishop, that is, not the saint. CNS had a longer feature taking clips from Wilton Gregory’s lecture on preaching in a multi-cultural Church this past Sunday at the Pontifical North American College. This clip seems appropriate for our … Continue reading
This week’s liturgy question on Zenit is good fodder for the armchair liturgists in the reading audience. Have a go, then read Fr McNamara’s response. During a weekday Mass a parishioner collapsed during the Prayers of the Faithful. Someone with … Continue reading