Month: April 2018

The Inherent Divisiveness of Sedevacantism

The Inherent Divisiveness of Sedevacantism

  Sedevacantist Cathedral of “Pope” Gregory XVII in El Palmar de Troya (Spain)   Translation of an excerpt from a conference of Archbishop Lefebvre in Angers, France (1980):  …. STAY IN A FIRM AND SAFE LINE, TO AVOID AN IRREMEDIABLE EVIL I tell you all this, quite simply, because you can cause yourself problems, as…

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Evolution and the SSPX (Part I):

Evolution and the SSPX (Part I):

Evolution and the SSPX (Part I):  by Sean Johnson 4/14/18   “In the year, from the creation of the world, when in the beginning God created heaven and earth, five thousand one hundred and ninety-nine; from the flood, two thousand nine hundred and fifty-seven; from the birth of Abraham, two thousand and fifteen; from Moses…

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Theologia Moralis (Vol II) by St. Alphonsus now in English!

Theologia Moralis (Vol II) by St. Alphonsus now in English!

Several months ago, we mentioned (here) that Mr. Ryan Grant of Mediatrix Press had published the first ever English-language translation of the first volume of St. Alphonsus Liguori’s opus magnum, “Theologia Moralis.” Moments ago, I discovered that Volume II is also now available! From Mediatrix Press: “Mediatrix Press is pleased to announce the release of Volume 2…

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A Response to “VLM” on Cathinfo Regarding Fr. Paul Robinson’s Book

A Response to “VLM” on Cathinfo Regarding Fr. Paul Robinson’s Book

A Response to “VLM” on Cathinfo Regarding Fr. Paul Robinson’s Book By Sean Johnson 4/9/18   [Today, a post appeared on Cathinfo which sought to rebut certain criticisms of Fr. Paul Robinson’s new book made by a member of that forum.  Below are my thoughts on that rebuttal, written in the form of a response.]   That…

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Preliminary Reflections on the Roman Holy Week Indult

Preliminary Reflections on the Roman Holy Week Indult

by Sean Johnson 4/6/18   Introduction:  Several years ago, the Rorate Coeli blog, surprisingly, posted a translated critique of the “reformed” 1955/56 Holy Week rites of Pius XII by Fr. Stefano Carusi (a priest of the indultarian Institute of the Good Shepherd), which stands as a withering indictment of the Pian Holy Week “reforms” from beginning to end.…

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Regarding the Marriage Debacle in Canada

Regarding the Marriage Debacle in Canada

(Canadian SSPX’ers getting married by the local conciliar priest at a Novus Ordo church, while the SSPX priest looks on.)   The Sodalitium Pianum blog has published many articles recounting the tactic by which Menzingen has been inculcating scruples into its own clergy and faithful as a means of driving support for the acceptance of…

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