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
- 4,504,124 hits
Daily Archives: 19 June 2009
It appears there will be no move to oust ND from Catholicism. Catholic Republicans can fester on another pink slip avoided, either for the university or its president. L’OR continues in defiance of Republicans, too. Clearly, the Vatican eurojournalists don’t … Continue reading
… and it’s not even Lent. If you go there you will know, because flowers, not sand*, have replaced the holy water. Father Walter Polombi has directed the removal of holy water from the entrances of Santa Maria Stella Maris … Continue reading
This has been a busy few days for liturgy news, hasn’t it? Even good news. Pope Benedict offers a reflection on liturgy and Saint John Vianney, up yesterday on Zenit. Don’t worry about empty confessionals and no Saturday lines; the … Continue reading
Amidst all the Twittering and buzz about other liturgy topics, this 183-2 approval endorses the above-titled Mass, and another 179-1 vote sends it on its way to Rome for inclusion in Roman Missal III. It would seem to be a … Continue reading
This is another key section for pastors, catechumenate directors, and catechists to measure their ministry: 78. The instruction that the catechumens receive during this period should be of a kind that while presenting Catholic teaching in its entirety also – … Continue reading