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
- PS 37: The Penitential Celebrations in Lent
- What About Sacramental Grace?
- Humanae Vitae 30: To Bishops
- PS 35-36: Chrism Mass
- Humanae Vitae 29: Christian Compassion
- Just A Thought on Guilt, Shame, and Public Relations
- PS 33-34: Passion and Homily
- Difficulty With Pope Francis
- Humanae Vitae 28: To Priests
- PS 31-32: Word and Music
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Daily Archives: 25 April 2006
Please check out my friend Michael’s web page. He’s an outstanding musician, and a deeply spiritual man: just an all-around good guy. His 2-disk set Virtues is available, and I’d recommend it.
Peter Nixon brings three pieces to our attention in a dotCommonweal post entitled “The Vineyard of Parish Life.” “(T)he similarities (between thriving parishes): the stress on making a personal decision for Christ and the importance of lay leadership. In an … Continue reading
The movie franchise Star Trek getting resuscitated in two years, according to lots of people online. Going back to Kirk and Company: The Academy Years, from what I’ve read. Maybe that’ll work, though I think heading a bit more into … Continue reading
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Gaudium et Spes 47 begins a chapter titled, “Fostering the Nobility of Marriage and the Family.” This section sets the table for what will follow in this chapter. The well-being of the individual person and of human and Christian society … Continue reading