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
- Misericordiae Vultus 17ab: Lent in a Jubilee of Mercy
- Leisure, A Good Form of Penance?
- PS 5: Purpose of Paschale Solemnitatis
- Bitter But Necessary?
- What Constitutes Gossip?
- Humanae Vitae 18: Concern of the Church
- Easter Morning
- Misericordiae Vultus 16: The Isaian Mission of Jesus
- PS 3-4: Challenges for Paschal Observances
- Misericordiae Vultus 15c: Inescapable Mercy
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Daily Archives: 16 June 2008
The blogosphere is somewhat abuzz over this statement that the pope wants the Tridentine Mass in every parish. Cardinal Dario Castrillon Hoyos (in the miter, right) said the pope is asking seminaries to train new priests in both rites. That … Continue reading
Speaking of modern art, what do you make of this monstrance from the International Eucharistic Congress in Québec City? (Image Credit: CNS, Nancy Wiechec) More on the Congress’s Ark of the New Covenant. The event’s theme song English lyrics are … Continue reading
Think back about the last few FIYH posts. Are the bishops expecting too much of preachers? Are they looking for politically savvy biblical scholars who rub shoulders with artists and musicians across the spectrum? Not really.  To have a … Continue reading