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: 15 April 2011
How are Scripture passages referenced in the Lectionary? 119. The text reference (that is, to chapter and verses) is always given according to the Neo-Vulgate edition for the psalms.  But a second reference according to the original text (Hebrew, … Continue reading
Thanks for the several comments on yesterday’s kneeling communicants thread. One of the points made by our weekly visitors to Wednesday Mass is their view that kneeling is more reverent than our parish practice of standing. I saw that reiterated … Continue reading
Five short sections that discuss the various publication aspects of a Lectionary. First, a note on psalms and gospel acclamations: 114. The texts for the chants are always to be adjoined to the readings, but separate books containing the chants … Continue reading