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 80: A Creation Incomplete
- What Pope Francis Intends On Abortion Forgiveness
- On Counter-Witnessing
- When Do People Lose God?
- Laudato Si 79: Evolution, Positive and Otherwise
- Cinquant’anni Dopo 21-22: Rivalries and Critiques
- Laudato Si 78: Disposing of Myths
- Open Thread on Favorable Interpretation
- The Arc From Canon Law To Astrophysics
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Daily Archives: 23 February 2007
The democratic and deliberative process for community leaders is “favored.” This synod favors conferences or councils of major superiors, established by the Holy See. These can contribute very much to achieve the purpose of each institute; to encourage more effective … Continue reading
Weather report for Planet HD209458b: extremely low humidity, high temperatures, and maybe scattered sand or glass showers before sunset. NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope has remote-sampled the atmospheres of two extra-solar planets. No water. No methane. At least not any that … Continue reading
I’ve been reading more sf than non-fiction lately. I probably have a few more books to add to my to-read list after reviewing the sf site’s top 10 list. I’ve just finished the first novel of Scott Lynch, The Lies … Continue reading
I mean priest-concelebrants, of course. Suppose several priests are at the altar. When Communion is distributed to them, should the acclamation, “The Body of Christ” or “The Blood of Christ” be used? Is it different for a deacon? Sit … Continue reading
Not really. It’s the shadow of Spirit Rover taken from its own camera, not Mike Nelson’s. Pay no attention to the “click” button either. If you want to see a larger image, plus the best from the Martian Rover cameras, … Continue reading
It’s amazing to me that scientists can piece together these little bits into a story like a great detective novel. Two large stars collide in the Large Magellanic Cloud and eventually produce the 1987 supernova. Pretty picture, too.
The bishops advise banding together if possible: Independent institutes and monasteries should, when opportune and the Holy See permits, form federations if they can be considered as belonging to the same religious family. Others who have practically identical constitutions and … Continue reading