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
- PS 35-36: Chrism Mass
- Humanae Vitae 29: Christian Compassion
- Just A Thought on Guilt, Shame, and Public Relations
- PS 33-34: Passion and Homily
- Difficulty With Pope Francis
- Humanae Vitae 28: To Priests
- PS 31-32: Word and Music
- Humanae Vitae 27: To Doctors and Nurses
- Too Strict?
- PS 30: Alternatives to the Big Procession
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Daily Archives: 16 April 2007
Let’s continue our look at Chapter I, where we’ve reached subheading VI which leads off with a reminder that lone ranger changers are strongly discouraged: VI. COMPETENT AUTHORITY IN LITURGICAL MATTERS (SC 22) 20. Regulation of the liturgy belongs to … Continue reading
About eight times a year, I attend the music commission meeting of my diocese. It’s one of the few opportunities I have to chat with colleagues from other parishes and from the chancery. Some mixed news from my friends today. … Continue reading
This is a bit long, but hang with it, as it covers the topic of “The Liturgical Formation of Clerics.” 11. Regarding the liturgical formation of the clergy: In theological faculties there shall be a chair of liturgy so that … Continue reading
Observing planets of other stars: the obstacles are tremendous. We measure those distances in trillions of miles, thousands of times farther than the limit of the unaided human eye on Earth (somewhere around the orbit of planet 7, Uranus). Another … Continue reading
Use the comment boxes for your reports on Divine Mercy happenings you experienced. The news agency Zenit is back from its Easter Octave break, and they report a very brief mention from the pope, who emphasized the Easter Octave as … Continue reading
Chapter I of Inter Oecumenici treats “General Norms,” with the first two sections titled, “How the Norms Apply.” 9. The practical norms, in the Constitution and in this Instruction, as well as practices this Instruction allows or mandates even before … Continue reading