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
- Misericordiae Vultus 17ab: Lent in a Jubilee of Mercy
- Leisure, A Good Form of Penance?
- PS 5: Purpose of Paschale Solemnitatis
- Bitter But Necessary?
- What Constitutes Gossip?
- Humanae Vitae 18: Concern of the Church
- Easter Morning
- Misericordiae Vultus 16: The Isaian Mission of Jesus
- PS 3-4: Challenges for Paschal Observances
- Misericordiae Vultus 15c: Inescapable Mercy
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Daily Archives: 7 February 2006
A turning point in Massignon’s life and the onset of his personal relationship with Islam began at the approach of dawn on May 3, 1908. While being held prisoner aboard a steamship on the Tigris River, accused of being a … Continue reading
Web page for artist Lynette Cook. She and author Ray Villard collaborated on an excellent book, Infinite Worlds. This book and others noted here.
An old suit will tell you, if you can tune into FM frequency 145.990 MHz. Don’t worry, it’s stuffed with dirty laundry and a radio transmitter; no dead body. Just don’t tell your mom about the laundry.
Official nominees will be announced in a few hours. As the older sister said in one of my daughter’s favorite movies, “Let me find a container for my joy.” Only in its third year, this award has already been tainted … Continue reading
Here’s another liturgical dilemma for those ready to graduate from concerns of crystal vs gold or performance vs participation. It’s the dreaded “theme” weekend. You know: Vocations awareness, Pro-Life Sunday, Black History Month–the non-liturgical element gatecrashing the Eucharist. I received … Continue reading