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: 5 March 2009
Bishops in Saginaw, Hartford, Cincinnati, and a few other places have left a high bar for successors to follow. When old-style episcopal houses/mansions are discarded or reused, and a new prelate enters with different expectations for living, what happens? The … Continue reading
Often missed when the discussion sticks on “Vatican II didn’t authorize, so why did it happen?” are sections 30-35 of the GICI explaining the adaptations permitted or expected from bishops and the ministers of baptism. #30 is long, so we’ll … Continue reading