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.
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Daily Archives: 19 January 2009
Yep. A good song for the festivities of the week. Thanks to Liam for the link.
So … anybody using the readings for the Conversion of Saint Paul this weekend? If so, any preference on the first reading, Acts 22 or Acts 9, and why? The USCCB gives the options. Remember that the official permission is … Continue reading
Synod Prop 17 calls upon women to be admitted to the “official” ministry of lector. Here it is, word for word: The synodal fathers acknowledge and encourage the service of the laity in the transmission of the faith. On this … Continue reading
(This is Neil) I especially address Catholics throughout the world that, united in prayer, they do not tire to work to overcome obstacles that still impede full communion among Christ’s disciples. The ecumenical task is even more urgent today, … Continue reading