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 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
- Humanae Vitae 27: To Doctors and Nurses
- Too Strict?
- PS 30: Alternatives to the Big Procession
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Daily Archives: 21 August 2006
Heading to bed soon, so let me cover a few things that marked my day as another adventure.First, the conservatives concede things are going to the dogs. The Prez bitterly disappoints the pro-life crew at open book. My seditious sometimes-adversary … Continue reading
Rock posts a question from a reader. This isn’t really armchair liturgist stuff, since I know we’re all so liberated here. At least in my parish, everything’s up to date and we’re not bothered by such questions as: “Does the … Continue reading
The Anglican Archbishop of York, John Sentamu has ended his seven-day vigil for peace. He said the following at a Eucharistic service this morning (hat tip: Titus-One-Nine): The challenge for the international community is to make peace in the Middle … Continue reading
In his current “Life in Christ” column, Fr John Breck provides us with another excerpt from Archimandrite Lev Gillet’s Love Without Limits (Amour Sans Limites): “My child,” God declares, “you have seen the Bush that burns without being consumed. You … Continue reading
The Anglican Archbishop of Canterbury, Rowan Williams, recently gave an interview to the Dutch newspaper Nederlands Dagblad. Obviously, Wim Houtman, the religion editor, first asked Dr Williams about unity in the Anglican Communion and the distressing potential for permanent rifts … Continue reading
A reader suggested checking out APOD, the Astronomical Picture of the Day. That white patch in the upper right is probably an impact from another asteroid. Astronomy buffs might remember the interior bright material of Saturn’s moon Phoebe from Cassini’s … Continue reading