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: 18 July 2007
A final word on our document: 43. Texts translated from another language are clearly not sufficient for the celebration of a fully renewed liturgy. The creation of new texts will be necessary. But translation of texts transmitted through the tradition … Continue reading
Rock reports on Pittsburgh’s new bishop, David Zubik. It’s interesting that he was a priest, vicar general, and auxiliary bishop in the Pennsylvania city before being transferred to Green Bay. Now he goes home. Why did he leave in the … Continue reading
On Monday, two adolescent boys, apparently engaging in a courtship ritual, invaded the hippo area at our city’s zoo. Not a good idea. John Davis, a national expert on hippos, said he had never heard of a crazy stunt … Continue reading