Month: July 2017

Deja Vu in Menzingen/Rome

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…

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Roberto de Mattei’s Tiresome Article

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,…

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Open Letter to Greg Taylor on Bishop Williamson

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…

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What to Believe?

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…

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Eleison Comments #520: Marriage Background

Eleison Comments #520: Marriage Background

MARRIAGE BACKGROUND July 1, 2017 Number DXX (520)Printable PDF Elias forced the Israelites to choose. Council or true God – which will I refuse? Given original sin, holding together in marriage one man and one woman until death do them part is no easy matter, yet that was God’s original design for human beings from…

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