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
- Dies Domini 29: The Day of Faith
- Jubilation and Pink Slips
- EG 146: Reverence for Truth
- Dies Domini 28: The Gift of the Spirit
- Which Worship Aids?
- Private Masses–Bleah!
- EG 145: Preparing To Preach
- Dies Domini 27: The Day of Christ-Light
- One of Our Own
- The Best Pastoral Easter Liturgy (That Might Get People To Return Next Sunday)
John Chrysostom on Wedding Lectionary: Sirach 26:… Janet on Wedding Lectionary: Sirach 26:… Todd on Socks Off FrMichael on Private Masses–Bleah! Devin on Socks Off Devin on The Best Pastoral Easter Litur… Liam on Private Masses–Bleah! Todd on Private Masses–Bleah! Liam on Private Masses–Bleah! Liam on Private Masses–Bleah!
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Category Archives: Bible Verse Poll
We complete the first round, the Ethereal-Eighty-One, with today’s choices. Polling will remain open for seventy-two hours, more or less, and we’ll take a break to let the voting get completed. We have Matthew’s Great Commission today. We’ve already had this … Continue reading
Even before Will and Kate had this lead off the only Scripture passage at their wedding, it was popular in Christian circles. Will a whiff of royalty lift Saint Paul to a rare triumph in the E-81? Consider it: I … Continue reading
Elsewhere on this site, the Favorite Bible Verse Poll goes into overtime with entry number 22. Add your vote to the total there and break the tie, if you will. In today’s polling, Saint Paul takes another crack at breaking … 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
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
Today’s poll, though in the midst of the Easter Season, has a strong strain of Lent about it, don’t you think? From the Old Testament, we have Joel’s challenge, heard in liturgical churches on Ash Wednesday: Rend your hearts, not … Continue reading
Gospel verses are polling ahead of the other two categories, nine to six (Old Testament) to two, as of last night. We have another “I am” statement from Jesus via John the Evangelist today. From the Last Supper, a message … Continue reading
In today’s polling, a Protestant favorite, the first and only entry from Proverbs in the Ethereal 81: Trust in the Lord with all your heart, on your own intelligence rely not. And an echo from the Easter Vigil, which still … Continue reading
An intriguing set of choices in today’s polling. A Protestant favorite from the New Testament letter with an unidentified author: Indeed, the word of God is living and effective, sharper than any two-edged sword, penetrating even between soul and spirit, joints and … Continue reading
There’s a three-way tie in Thursday’s poll. If you want to take till about dinner time, US Eastern time to break it one way or the other, I’ll check back in around then. Any prophet will have her or his … Continue reading
Today we have three classic lines of Scripture. What a difficult choice. But take heart with another inspirational line from Paul’s letter to the Philippians: I have the strength for everything through him who empowers me. Perhaps you will choose … Continue reading
Some unfinished business in FBV 12, we need voters to break the tie between the top two. Or push Ephesians into the round of 27. I’ll count votes until about 6pm US Eastern Time this evening. Or whenever I get … Continue reading
In today’s polling, we find the first of three appearances of a verse from the Acts of the Apostles. Is the Easter season enough of a “home field” advantage? We have the hint of the earliest structure of the modern … Continue reading
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