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
- 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
- Apple or Pumpkin?
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Daily Archives: 15 February 2007
The survey of US dioceses has hit print, courtesy of Crisis. Rock seems to think well of it. Sherry has issues, pretty much the same as mine. But I was interested to see how Kansas City-St Joseph fared. First, they … Continue reading
Contemplative orders get some notice in section 7: Communities which are entirely dedicated to contemplation, so that their members in solitude and silence, with constant prayer and penance willingly undertaken, occupy themselves with God alone, retain at all times, no … Continue reading
They do it in Baltimore. This CNS news short features the Northeast Catholic Brotherhood that has tried to inspire church and community involvement among men, especially younger men. Paul Gerhardt tells it: We’re a pretty informal group, but we’re serious … Continue reading
We continue examining Vatican II’s decree on the renewal of religious life, still uncommented-upon by our commentariat: Let those who make profession of the evangelical counsels seek and love above all else God who has first loved us (cf. 1 … Continue reading
Especially if you’re interested in a wealth of liturgical material, minus the astronomy and bragging on the daughter, check out Diana Macalintal’s Work of the People. It’s a good site, lots of worthy, usable material. Recently, she wrote about the … Continue reading