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 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
- Apple or Pumpkin?
- Songleader to Choir
- 5,792,092 hits
Daily Archives: 18 January 2007
I liked this North Texas Catholic feature on a journalist’s friendship with Fred Rogers. “I trusted him with my innermost feelings and experiences,” Madigan says of their early correspondence. “I think my vulnerability was something he greatly appreciated. He wanted … Continue reading
Catholic News Hub links a Catholic Spirit series on the Ten Commandments for internet readers. It includes a brief essay on Commandment #8. Mike Hayes, managing editor of http://www.BustedHalo.com, a national Catholic/Christian Web site and blog for young adults, believes … Continue reading
Saturn’s city-sized moon Pan clearing out Encke’s Gap.
The NPM survey results from non-musicians struck me as strongly linking the pew experience of liturgical music with the expression of and connection with human emotion. Breaking it down: A familiar melody might be an avoidance of embarassment, as Ephrem … Continue reading
A history lesson begins UR3, and a concession that unity has been an elusive virtue for us Christians: Even in the beginnings of this one and only Church of God there arose certain rifts,(Cf. 1 Cor. 11, 18-19; Gal. 1, … Continue reading