about Todd FlowerdayA Roman Catholic lay person, married (since 1996), with one adopted child (since 2001). I serve a parish in music ministry.
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
- The War On The War On Christmas
- Laudato Si 170: Costs Passed to the Poor
- Laudato Si 169: Delays On Climate Change
- On Long-Winded Prayers
- Laudato Si 168: Conventions
- Reconciliation Lectionary: Psalm 27: 1, 4, 7-10, 13-14
- Laudato Si 167: Rio in 1992
- Simple Gifts
- Laudato Si 166: Popular Movements
- Apple or Pumpkin?
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Daily Archives: 17 April 2013
David Gibson at RNS gave a teaser for an Archbishop Chaput piece in Catholic Philly here. The RNS comment: Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput is also known as a straight-talking fellow, and God bless him for telling it like is. And … Continue reading
Pews and stacks of chairs, a lot to get organized by Saturday Mass. A closer look on the south end of the nave: The company is in tonight for an overnight cleaning session. Good workers.
Despite the rain today in central Iowa, the workers are hard at it getting our seating ready for the return Mass on Saturday evening:
We reach the halfway mark of the Ethereal 81 with today’s polling. Pairing number ten needs a push one way or the other. You have until noon US Central time, my lunch break, to end the overtime tie. As for today, … Continue reading
Section I: 8. We must devote our attention first of all to that order which should prevail among (people). 9. Any well-regulated and productive association of (people) in society demands the acceptance of one fundamental principle: that each individual (human being) is truly … Continue reading