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
- 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
- The Synod Fathers Speak 5: Path and Miracle
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Daily Archives: 15 March 2008
I confess a weakness for tone poems over symphonies. My introduction to Ottorino Respighi was hearing The Pines of Rome performed at the Eastman School in the Fall of 1978. I actually heard it live twice that year. When I … Continue reading
On my feast day, the parishioners set up a fantastic St Joseph Table. My camera image isn’t terrific over on the left here. The Saint Joseph statue from church has been borrowed and he’s nearly hidden by the lilies. The … Continue reading
Picking up on the last DMC post, there is a sound option for liturgists and clergy if the readings are unsuitable: change them. The DMC suggests that other Lectionary or Bible readings can be used. With weekly school Masses, I … Continue reading
After starting in ashes, we come back to recalling the triumph. It’s the busiest week for liturgists. Doubly so if the liturgist is involved with music in any way. Today we have a slight delay before preparing our church for … Continue reading