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
- Joyful Alleluia
- Reconciliation Lectionary: John 15:9-14
- Dies Domini 31: The Risen Christ Inspires Community
- EG 148: Preaching With Balance and Perspective
- Cosmos Looks At Lead
- Hell and Remarriage: Whose Business?
- Saints To Be Made
- Dies Domini 30: An Indispensable Day
- Prelates Pressured
- EG 147: Meaning Beyond The Details
Reconciliation Lecti… on Wedding Lectionary: John 15:9-… Ray MacDonald on Saints To Be Made Devin on Saints To Be Made Jim McCrea on Saints To Be Made Liam on Saints To Be Made Liam on Dies Domini 29: The Day of… John Chrysostom on Wedding Lectionary: Sirach 26:… Janet on Wedding Lectionary: Sirach 26:… Todd on Socks Off FrMichael on Private Masses–Bleah!
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Daily Archives: 22 January 2007
An Iowa State University astronomer says the expanding red giant phase of our sun will “push” the moon closer to Earth, where it will eventually break up under the influence of our planet’s gravity and form a Saturn-like ring. The ring would be … Continue reading
The New Horizons probe, aiming for Pluto, must first complete a successful fly-by of the solar system’s largest planet to get there. The mission scientists will also use the next five months to test various systems on the spacecraft and … Continue reading
I’m going to need a personal paradigm shift, please. When I used to hear “Hand of God,” my mind went to the ’86 World Cup clash that saw Argentina’s Diego Maradona score a goal off his left fist. Also on … Continue reading
The USCCB asks that today be observed as a “particular day of penance for violations to the dignity of the human person committed through acts of abortion, and of prayer for the full restoration of the legal guarantee of the … Continue reading
I’m grateful for Neil’s series on Christian Unity Week (not to mention his usual outstanding essays). In a tag-team spirit, let’s delve into today’s section 6 of Unitatis Redintegratio. The bishops tell us that continual renewal is part of who … Continue reading
(Neil here). Today marks the March for Life. It occurs on the fifth day of this Week of Prayer for Christian Unity. If you read the reflections in my previous post, you will see that the South African writers of … Continue reading