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
- DPPL 236: Defining A Relic
- Mutuae Relationes 45: Cordial Respect
- DPPL 235: The Litany of the Saints
- 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
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Daily Archives: 5 March 2010
Let’s pile on Archbishop Wuerl from another angle. Money quote from the Archdiocese of Washington on cutting benefits for spouses of new employees: The archdiocese defended the decision, saying that the Wuerl had consulted theologians, Catholic Charities executives and legal … Continue reading
Depending on whom you ask, you’ll get a different response to a question regarding the state of cooperation with evil in the Catholic hierarchy: – Some of our fellow Christians would say yea. – Some Catholics of a similar political … Continue reading
Let’s not give the impression that any “exceptional circumstances” situation in RCIA is wholly dependent on the bishop’s direct oversight. As with other rites, the pastor does have certain adaptations he can make, as we read in RCIA 334: 1. … Continue reading