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
Randolph Nichols on Apple or Pumpkin? Hillary on The Coming Mercy Liam on Apple or Pumpkin? Devin Rice on Apple or Pumpkin? Liam on Songleader to Choir Liam on Apple or Pumpkin? Liam on Apple or Pumpkin? Liam on The Warm-Up Liam on The Warm-Up Liam on Acclamation or Call/Response?
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Daily Archives: 16 October 2006
Our two “bookend” prelates in the US are not having a good week. NPR looks at a documentary that casts St Blog’s favorite whipping bish in a very bad light. And Rock has been all over Cardinal Edward “No Confidence” … Continue reading
I think today’s number of posts has been close to a Catholic Sensibility record. I haven’t finished writing my magazine column yet (don’t tell my editor!) but there have been so many fascinating stories to catch up on. I … Continue reading
The Arkansas Catholic reports on a 1935 mural’s restoration in a Helena, Arkansas church. It’s hard to tell definitively from this image, but this art seems to be a definite cut above the plaster mold look of preconciliar (and some … Continue reading
We’re so close to the finish line on Lumen Gentium, so let’s wrap it up a bit early. It gives great joy and comfort to this holy and general Synod that even among the separated (believers) there are some who … Continue reading
If you’re an Australian songwriter, they’re looking for a good song for WYD 2008. Archbishop Stanislaw Rylko, president of the Pontifical Council for the Laity on it: I invite all musically inclined Australian songwriters to turn their talents to this … Continue reading
Scanning the Zenit archives, catching up on news of the past month, I found this translation of the pope’s response to an Albano priest’s question: As priests, we are called to celebrate a “serious, simple and beautiful liturgy,” to use … Continue reading
Are Kansas-siders wondering what happened to their nice, buttoned-down archdiocese? This from CNS: If that pulsing beat and those screaming guitars are driving you crazy at night, think twice before calling the cops on those rock-star wannabes jammin’ out down … Continue reading