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.
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Daily Archives: 3 March 2011
When my current parish renovated over a decade ago, they commissioned a Great Cross (pictured well here when we hosted the Rite of Election a few years ago), in which a processional cross functions as an insert. The original plan … Continue reading
ESPN broadcasts the National Spelling Bee. My suggestion is that Mr Murdoch’s network consider throwing this event onto its airwaves. And make it required viewing for governors-turned-commentators and news producers.
A presider must have a knowledge of the structure of the Liturgy of the Word, and why reading are chosen as they are. It would seem that this section that follows suggests that preachers keep in mind more than just … Continue reading
George Weigel takes aim at German theologians. Not the pope, of course, but those others who are suggesting other considerations. An absolutely fascinating question is posed to the dissenters at the end of the essay: A question to the professors: … Continue reading