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
Fred on Wedding Extras Liam on Pope Francis on Creativity… emmasrandomthoughts on Revolution? Devin on Adventures in Second Marr… Donna Webb on Funeral Lectionary: Wisdom… Jim McCrea on Adventures in Second Marr… Jim McCrea on Wedding Extras Jen on Wedding Extras Liam on Wedding Extras Liam on Wedding Extras
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Daily Archives: 14 August 2011
The Old Testament funeral Lectionary is a small offering compared to the choices of the New Testament. That’s not to say some passages aren’t much loved by those grieving the loss of a loved one. Christians identify strongly with the … Continue reading
First Thoughts linked this op-ed from George Weigel. At the risk of veering into liturgical fussbudgetry, a quote: Under Polish Communism, Catholic couples—which is to say, just about everyone—got “married” twice. Because marriages in the Catholic Church were not recognized … Continue reading
Let’s take two sections today. First, a thought from Pope Paul, 1965: 25. So that the content of the original texts may be evident and comprehensible even to the faithful who lack any special intellectual formation, the translations should be … Continue reading