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 171: Carbon Credits
- The War On The War On Christmas
- 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
- 5,792,978 hits
Daily Archives: 24 August 2006
The IAU says so, but astronomers worldwide and Pluto fans are upset. I suppose if you’re upset too, find some internet voting booth and register your displeasure.After last week’s 12-planet proposal, I thought Pluto might get grandfathered in, but apparently … Continue reading
My hometown baseball team plays at Fenway Saturday night as part of a minor-league doubleheader. That would be cool to see. They’ve sold 33,000 tickets for the event.
One book that changed my life: Logical Chess Move By Move by Irving Chernev. It was this book plus one other whose title I can’t recall that finally unlocked the secrets of the game for me when I was fifteen. … Continue reading
I’ve not really been an Irving Berlin fan, but my musical wife stuck one of his tunes in my head this morning as we were on the way to school/work. I had to have her sing it to me again … Continue reading
We continue to read from Chapter Two, more on the notion of the “People of God.” First, that the Church sees all human beings as urged toward or called to belong to the People of God. It is part of … Continue reading
I will soon have to stop posting at the current rate. But, first, the BBC website has a very interesting feature by Michael Symmons Roberts about the meaning of the symbol of the Cross in an increasingly secularized Europe. The … Continue reading