about Todd FlowerdayA Roman Catholic lay person, married (since 1996), with one adopted child (since 2001). I serve a parish in music ministry.
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
- Laudato Si 170: Costs Passed to the Poor
- Laudato Si 169: Delays On Climate Change
- On Long-Winded Prayers
- Laudato Si 168: Conventions
- Reconciliation Lectionary: Psalm 27: 1, 4, 7-10, 13-14
- Laudato Si 167: Rio in 1992
- Simple Gifts
- Laudato Si 166: Popular Movements
- Apple or Pumpkin?
- Songleader to Choir
- 5,791,902 hits
Daily Archives: 4 November 2005
My first bridge night in about a month. I played a good bit in college, then began to play again when I lived in Iowa. It has a rep for being an old person’s game. It’s probably deserved. It also … Continue reading
Another human race to the moon. NASA targets 2018 as the year. The Chinese go one better, according to this story. At least the NASA motto isn’t “Been there, done that.” On the NASA site, check out the “interactive features,” … Continue reading
According to Emerson, “Each is a good half, but an impossible whole.” Emerson’s essay “The Conservative,” found here, linked by the outstanding Science Musings Blog. “Each exposes the abuses of the other, but in a true society, in a … Continue reading
CNS reported earlier this week on Latin, fading from use, even in official circles, most notably last month’s synod. Vatican Radio, which broadcasts in more than 30 languages, including Esperanto, has no programming in Latin. But it does feature a … Continue reading
AA 23 begins “chapter five” of the document, a larger section dealing with “External Relationships” Whether the lay apostolate is exercised by the faithful as individuals or as members of organizations, it should be incorporated into the apostolate of the … Continue reading
What do you think AA said about them? Deserving of special honor and commendation in the Church … Really. Read on. … are those lay people, single or married, who devote themselves with professional experience, either permanently or temporarily, to … Continue reading