Month: July 2017

An Excellent Eleison Comments: Menzingen’s Mistake – I

MENZINGEN’S MISTAKE – I July 8, 2017 Number DXXI (521)Printable PDF Liberals are wolves, and wolves can only bite – Catholics who choose to keep away are right! Not all readers of these “Comments” may appreciate their regular return to what can look like mere “quarrels between priests,” but let such readers recall – or…


USML Dissolved in Favor of…..Independence?

The following announcement has just appeared on Fr. Roy’s Canada Fidele website.  After posting it, we will offer some commentary.[Google Translation:]   7 JULY 2017 / Canada Fidele Created in 2014, the Priestly Union Marcel Lefebvre (USML) gathered priests who denounced the subversion undertaken by the leaders of the Priestly Fraternity of Saint Pius X.The three founding…


Infestation

High-ranking priest caught in cocaine-fueled gay orgy in Vatican apartment ROME, July 5, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) — A high-ranking Vatican monsignor who is a secretary to one of Pope Francis’ closest collaborators was arrested by Vatican police after they caught him hosting a cocaine-fueled homosexual orgy in a building right next to St. Peter’s Basilica. Monsignor…


Is It REALLY Over?

Bishop Fellay Admits: The Discussions Between Rome and the SSPX Are “Like the Game of the Goose” by Michel Lefranc Medias-Presse (English Translation courtesy of Novus Ordo Watch, a sedevacantist website which Sodalitium Pianum does not support, and caution our readers against visiting this website)   It has now been two months since Bishop Bernard Fellay…


Contact Form Added

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Bishop Zendejas and Fr. Francois Pivert Resign From the USML

In March, Sodalitium Pianum reported on the resignation of Bishop Faure from the USML, in order to distance himself from the “non una cum” position which was spreading within that informal fraternity, here. We receive word that Bishop Zendejas and Fr. Francois Pivert have also resigned their membership in the USML. As regards Bishop Zendejas, whose…


Deja Vu in Menzingen/Rome

Nearly a year has passed since I first set matters straight regarding the SSPX’s bogus claim that it was Bishop Fellay who rejected the April 15, 2012 Doctrinal Declaration of Rome, with this explanation on the discontinued ABLF3.com forum: 1) He signed it, and per Fr. Themann’s own “Resistance to What?” conference, expressed his willingness to accept…


Roberto de Mattei’s Tiresome Article

Rorate Coeli has published a tiresome article by Roberto de Mattei (i.e., a conservative -but not traditional- historian) on the subject of Cardinal Muller’s recent removal from the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, which can be read here. The article is more or less a lamentation for the “loss” of Muller in the CDF,…


Open Letter to Greg Taylor on Bishop Williamson

The following “Open Letter” to Greg Taylor by Samuel Loeman just appeared on Tradidi.com, and sums up my own position on the matter so well as to leave scarcely anything to be said. What is most remarkable about the letter is not so much the quality of the various refutations (which are excellent in themselves), but…


What to Believe?

An English translation of an article by the French Medias-Catholique website reports upon a letter of Cardinal Muller to Bishop Fellay, in which the Cardinal once again clearly demands capitulation of the SSPX to the false principles and condemned doctrines of Vatican II as the price for canonical recohnition. Specifically, the SSPX is required to: Accept the 1988 “Profession…