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: 17 April 2011
The Vatican has released the list of 150 bloggers who will meet in Rome. A few big names. Lots of folks from Europe. Notably, some people were “pre-chosen.” Wonder what that means: While some pre-choices were made to ensure a … Continue reading
We got word tonight from a friend in Kansas City that Father Bill Bauman has passed into eternal life. Bill hired me in 2002, and I worked with him for two years. The confluence of strong-headed liturgists from different generations … Continue reading
Wrapping up the final three numbered sections of the GILM, the Church treats with a few small details. First, the “heading” to the Scripture passage, something I don’t find terribly helpful: 123. There is a heading prefixed to each text, … Continue reading
The post-death narrative in this weekend’s Passion struck me as a bit jarring. Did you hear it? And behold, the veil of the sanctuary was torn in two from top to bottom. The earth quaked, rocks were split, tombs were … Continue reading
I worked with a priest once who insisted on stating the Pauline authorship of Hebrews. Would that either of us looked more carefully at GILM 122: The traditionally accepted titles for books are to be retained with the following exceptions. … Continue reading