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
- DPPL 236: Defining A Relic
- 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
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Daily Archives: 26 November 2013
An overall glance at the index of Evangelii Gaudium (pdf here). I. A JOY EVER NEW, A JOY WHICH IS SHARED [2-8] II. THE DELIGHTFUL AND COMFORTING JOY OF EVANGELIZING [9-13] III. THE NEW EVANGELIZATION FOR THE TRANSMISSION OF THE … Continue reading
I confess copying a topic from PrayTell. I have never had good fruitfulness with the effort of gathering liturgical ministers before Mass. In one parish, I had to actively discourage it, as one priest liked to have “wrestling matches” with … Continue reading
The Pope’s apostolic exhortation is up. I’m pleased to see that new policy of black print on white background is continuing. They could consider it for the old documents. After a quick scanning of the index, I see Pope Francis … Continue reading
Pew says we’re an outlier compared to Italy, the UK, and other European countries. I’m fine with that, as a piece of information. What it means is that evangelization in North America is on the people, not the pope. Not … Continue reading