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
- Reconciliation Lectionary: Isaiah 53:4-6
- Schizophrenic Psalm
- DPPL 261: Shrines and Pilgrimages
- The Armchair Liturgist: Veil Or Not
- DPPL 260: Various Popular Devotions to the Dead
- The Armchair Liturgist: Cuing Passion Responses
- DPPL 259: Modern Aversion to Death
- Contrition and Delay
- DPPL 258: Matters to Avoid Concerning Death
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Daily Archives: 15 February 2012
Since I’m reflecting on parish fun, I thought I’d share an image of our occasional jazz band, the Parisian Thoroughfares. This was snapped at the recent auction/dinner/dance. Our singer Anna and drummer Adam are rather obscured. I’m not at all … Continue reading
Our padre is away in Honduras making connections with our sister parish there and solidifying relationships. While the cat’s away … Some people were concerned about his statement “College students don’t know how to have fun.” Hence this.
This appreciation for the visual arts is rather forward-looking, and presumes a connection to Christ and the aims of liturgy: 289. Consequently, the Church constantly seeks the noble assistance of the arts and admits the artistic expressions of all peoples … Continue reading
Another listing. Seven ways in which catechesis accomplishes a connection between the believer and God, Jesus Christ, and the Church: 143. Catechesis, as communication of divine Revelation, is radically inspired by the pedagogy of God, as displayed in Christ and … Continue reading