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 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
- DPPL 102: Immaculate Conception
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Daily Archives: 17 December 2009
It’s always heartening to hear of adoption stories. I never tire of them. One Catholic blogger and his family have just begun their experience with adding a young boy to their family. In our household Adoption Day is a principal … Continue reading
A few months ago a friend sent me this video link of the most recent (Sept 2009) Godfrey Diekmann lecture at St John’s University. It features Msgr Bruce Harbert of ICEL presenting on the new translation with a response from … Continue reading
As for the liturgies, the catechumenate for children will look much like that of adults: 253. The Christian initiation of these children requires both a conversion that is personal and somewhat developed, in proportion to their age, and the assistance … Continue reading