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
- 5,790,763 hits
Daily Archives: 3 May 2007
Saturn has an axial tilt of 26.73 degrees, about 3 degrees more than Earth’s, but very close. It takes almost thirty years to orbit the sun, so the equivalent seasons on the sixth planet are a bit longer than seven … Continue reading
NASA has considered the former, but not the latter as it struggles to address ethical issues for long-term missions away from Earth. Space.com reports on the release of a NASA document that outlines the need to formulate ethical policies for … Continue reading
George Washington University hosted a conference to discuss the prospect of defending Earth from an asteroid or comet impact. Material from the conference is available on this web site. SpaceRef.com reports on the major recommendations from conference participants in a … Continue reading
I’ll say up front I think there are problems with Musicam Sacram‘s priorities. My readers know that I question the relative importance of priest-assembly dialogues that are not primarily addressed to God. Sure, the direction to “lift up your hearts” and the reply … Continue reading
An interesting project from Down Under, this site explores various aspects of music in an abecedary with musical topics such as “resonance” and emotional ones such as “fear.” There are talks from composer Richard Vella as well as his brief compositions … Continue reading