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
- No Suffocation
- Mutuae Relationes 44: A Local Bishop’s Authority
- DPPL 234: Celebration of the Eucharist
- On My Bookshelf: A Natural History of the Piano
- Mutuae Relationes 43: Too Tolerant?
- DPPL 233: Problems With A Saint’s Day
- Sex, Gender, and Such
- Mutuae Relationes 41-42: Innovations and Experiments
- Reconciliation Lectionary: Nehemiah 9:1-20, A Psalm of Memory
- Lenten Reflections: Arevakal
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Daily Archives: 3 November 2008
No posts tomorrow, my friends. I’m performing a vital civic duty and I’ll be busy all day. Not voting–that was already accomplished last Thursday. I’ve taken a vacation day to step forward and serve as an election official tomorrow. It … Continue reading
The Cassini web site has a featured image of Enceladus posted today, a reulst from Friday’s 130-mile buzz above the surface. I find the raw images more exciting, including the shot above from 1900 miles away. Then we have this … Continue reading
The preparations for the home Communion visit are not elaborate, but sometimes they can be overlooked. When the eucharist is brought to the sick, it should be carried in a pyx or small closed container. Those who are with the … Continue reading
The first half of this coming weekend’s middle reading touches on a theme many pastors adopt in new parishes, or renovating parishes, namely that the people are God’s building. Brothers and sisters: you are God’s building. According to the grace … Continue reading