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: 14 May 2014
We consider with Pope John Paul II the situation of Sunday gatherings without a priest. This section recognizes there is a problem for both mission lands as well as in Christian nations with a shortage of clergy affirms the Sunday … Continue reading
RNS picked up the NYT bit on more commencement speakers getting the boot, post-invite. And some skeptics thought the Catholic Church had no influence after the 3rd-most pro-abortion president took the stage at ND. While “good” Catholics got arrested. I think … Continue reading
In today’s post from Evangelii Gaudium, we read Pope Francis bringing a spotlight to a contemporary paradox. (I might call it hypocrisy: for me, but not for thee.) Pope Francis speaks with all ministers, ordained and lay, in these two paragraphs … Continue reading