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
- Reconciliation Lectionary: Matthew 3:1-12
- Mediator Dei 63-64
- EG 16: The Scope and Limits of this Exhortation
- Merton in Advent, 1948
- Mediator Dei 62
- EG 15: Evangelization is Foremost
- Mediator Dei 61
- EG 14: The Three Settings of the New Evangelization
- Reconciliation Lectionary: Isaiah 1:2-6, 15-18
- Blizzard Ball
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Daily Archives: 12 March 2008
It’s really an urban legend that Vatican II and its emphasis on participation neglects the interior. Also in the status of “legend” or “myth” is the notion that progressive liturgists demur on the issue of silence. 37. Even in Masses … Continue reading
On our parish staff’s blog this week, my offering on this weekend’s second reading. My staff colleagues and I will be posting a few more times in the coming week. Stop by to read, if you please.
A local print media piece on women standing by their political men when scandal hits. I’d like to advocate separate press conferences. Somewhere I read yesterday its all a PR ploy to keep the reporters from asking tough questions. The … Continue reading
Let’s resurrect last year’s series on the Penitential Psalms. I welcome the learned comments of Neil or any others who wish to add to this brief essay. The third of these psalms, the 38th, is an individual lament for healing. … Continue reading