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
- 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
- Mutuae Relationes 41-42: Innovations and Experiments
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Monthly Archives: April 2013
There was a fussy comment on a conservative Catholic web site a week or two ago about the way some of us liturgists go hyper when one person is signed on for more than one ministry at a single Mass. … Continue reading
First, let’s take of some old business. We need a tiebreaker on FBV 21. As for today, the conclusion of the most loved of wedding readings is one of your choices. Will love be the greatest of these three Bible … Continue reading
There are more to economic rights than what we’ve already discussed. In 1963, it was thought that one worker’s full-time employment should support worker, spouse presumably, and children. We’ve regressed a bit in that every family from middle class on … Continue reading
A little of this weekend’s Gospel reading, and a little more : Jesus said to his Apostles: “I give you a new commandment: love one another. As I have loved you, so you also should love one another. This is how … Continue reading
How did it all begin? According to Saint John … In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. I know we’ve already voted on Mark’s version of the Great Commission (see yesterday’s … Continue reading
A very brief letter to the Laodiceans, and it calls them on the carpet in a very blunt way: “To the angel of the church in Laodicea, write this: ‘The Amen, the faithful and true witness, the source of God’s … Continue reading