Category: Conciliar Church

Francis Subjects SSPX Marriages to Diocesan Control?

Francis Subjects SSPX Marriages to Diocesan Control?

[Commentary will follow in a separate post -SP]   http://rorate-caeli.blogspot.com/2017/04/step-by-step-vatican-issues-marriage.html#more Step by step: Vatican issues Marriage Pastoral Guidelines for SSPX From Vatican Radio: In a letter approved by Pope Francis, Cardinal Gerhard Müller says, “The Holy Father . . . has decided to authorize Local Ordinaries the possibility to grant faculties for the celebration of…

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Regarding Marco Tosatti’s Latest Article on the Imminent SSPX/Rome Accord

Regarding Marco Tosatti’s Latest Article on the Imminent SSPX/Rome Accord

(Church of Saint Mary Immaculate and Saint Benedict Joseph Labre, in Rome) The Rorate Coeli blog has translated/published a story by journalist and Roman correspondent Marcos Tosatti, in which Tosatti makes a third claim that the practical accord between Menzingen and Rome is “imminent.”  That article can be read here: http://rorate-caeli.blogspot.com/2017/03/third-times-charm-tosatti-sspx-and.html Notable in the article are…

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SSPX: Teacher’s Pet?

SSPX: Teacher’s Pet?

A couple weeks ago, the SSPX (“indignant” over the appearance of 200 posters hung in various locations throughout Rome, taking Francis to task for his scandalous papacy) rushed to the defense of the Pope, claiming satire was not an acceptable form of apologetics in the battle for the faith. Reaction in traditional circles was as…

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Future SSPX Defections: Only to the Left

Future SSPX Defections: Only to the Left

When in his December 2013 conference to the Brothers at Flavigny, Fr. Pfluger spoke of the defections and expulsions of Resistance clergy from the SSPX as a “purification” of the Society, he spoke truly, from a certain perspective: The strongest supporters of Archbishop Lefebvre, and those most committed to the eventual recovery of the Church,…

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Accelerating Sedevacantism: The Fruits of Francis

Accelerating Sedevacantism: The Fruits of Francis

(In Pictorial)   11 sedevacantist seminarians at Bishop Sanborn’s thriving Florida seminary (Keep in mind, this is only ONE sedevacantist seminary)   A 50 acre seminary complex that would make Bishop Fellay jealous     An order of nuns ‘the Sisters of St. Thomas” attached to Bishop Sanborn (Several other orders exist as well)  …

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Doubts About the Cardinals’ Dubia

Doubts About the Cardinals’ Dubia

[Note to readers: TIA is not a website we generally condone.  Frequently, it is a source of criticism of Archbishop Lefebvre and Bishop Williamson, and the “recognize and resist” position generally.  The present article is an exception to this policy.  We are compelled by intellectual honesty to give proper attribution, but strongly dissuade our readers…

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DISTINGUISH, DISCRIMINATE December 17, 2016 Number CDXCII (492)Printable PDF   When all is truth, I cannot pick and choose,But lies mixed in with truth I must refuse. If the evidence, apparently serious, for Eucharistic miracles taking place within the Novus Ordo Mass (NOM) is to be believed – and such miracles may even be happening…

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The Incoherent Position of Bishop Schneider

The Incoherent Position of Bishop Schneider

The following is an excerpt from a recent interview of Bishop Athanasius Schneider contained in the December 10 issue of the French periodical, “Présent.” It was provided to Le forum Catholique by Jacques Regis du Cray (alias “Ennemond,” alias “Come du Previgny”), a former GREC collaborator, unofficial lay-spokesman, and internet monitor for the SSPX in…

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SSPX Ecumenism?

SSPX Ecumenism?

[The following story appears on SSPX.org; our commentary follows]     New Russian Orthodox Church in Paris December 05, 2016  District of the US   The head of the Russian Orthodox Church, Patriarch Kirill, consecrated a new church in Paris, just yards away from the Eiffel Tower.   On Sunday, December 4, Holy Trinity Church…

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NOM Miracles?

NOM Miracles?

NOM MIRACLES? December 3, 2016 Number CDXC (490)Printable PDF   Traditional Catholics must be broad of mind –Not only faithlessness they left behind. In the United Sates last year there arose a serious controversy as to whether God can work miracles within the framework of the Novus Ordo Mass. Now if God does work supernatural miracles, it…

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Bishop Athanasius Schneider Joins the Four Cardinals

Bishop Athanasius Schneider Joins the Four Cardinals

[On November 21, I published an article titled “Prelude to a Papal Deposition?” in which I observed that the public and formal process being taken by Cardinal Burke and his three Cardinal collaborators in response to the heresies of Amoris Laetitiae looked very much like that which would precede a papal deposition for heresy.  One…

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Five “Dubia”

Five “Dubia”

FIVE “DUBIA” November 26, 2016 Number CDLXXXIX (489)Printable PDF   Four Cardinals obliged a Pope to tell –His deep convictions come from deepest Hell. In a scandal of a gravity unprecedented even in Pope Francis’ scandal-ridden reign as Catholic Pope since 2013, when challenged by four honourable Cardinals on his seeming denial of the very…

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Prelude to a Papal Deposition?

Prelude to a Papal Deposition?

Prelude to a Papal Deposition? By Sean Johnson 11/21/16 Introduction: In the fall of 2014, the Dominicans of Avrille published an article in their French-language journal (La Sel de la Terre),[1] in which Fr. Pierre Marie, O.P. translated an excerpt from the work of John of St. Thomas’s Disputatio II , which considers the question “Can the Pope…

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To which Church does Pope Bergoglio belong?

To which Church does Pope Bergoglio belong?

Roberto de Mattei Corrispondenza Romana October 19, 2016 http://rorate-caeli.blogspot.com/2016/10/de-mattei-to-which-church-does-pope.html Two anniversaries overlap each other in 2017: the 100 years of the Fatima apparitions, occurring between May 13th and October 13th 1917, and the 500 years of Luther’s revolt, beginning in Wittenberg, Germany, October 31st 1517. However, there are two other much less discussed anniversaries which…

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