Category: SSPX/Rome

The Dream: “Imagine the Good We Could Do in Rome!”

The Dream: “Imagine the Good We Could Do in Rome!”

The reality: (Bishop Rifan hits the trifecta: Novus Ordo, concelebration, and altar girls.  Note the other priest using his hand for Holy Communion, while the actual paten sits on the “table” as an apparent ornament, with Bishop Rifan looking on, not wanting to be “rude.”) “What is important is that there no longer be rejection…

Read More Read More

A Writer Worth Following: Mikaël

A Writer Worth Following: Mikaël

“Fidélité Catholique Francophone” is the name of the French Resistance Forum, and among several notable writers, there is a French-speaking Swiss who goes by the username “Mikaël” whose thoughts are worth reading.  Any given post he writes is likely to yield something of value, and he seems to be not only well-informed, but also intelligent in…

Read More Read More

Fr. Schmidberger Condemns the Ralliement…in 1992 (With Brief Commentary)

Fr. Schmidberger Condemns the Ralliement…in 1992 (With Brief Commentary)

  SUPERIOR GENERAL’S LETTER TO FRIENDS AND BENEFACTORS 28th February, 1992 – Feast of St. Gabriel of Our Lady of Sorrows   Dear Friends and Benefactors, To keep you abreast of our contacts with the authorities in Rome and to make our position clearly known, we would like to put before you the letter we wrote…

Read More Read More

Following the SSPX No Matter What

Following the SSPX No Matter What

If you haven’t checked out Samuel Loeman’s newly revamped Tradidi website yet, now would be a good time to do it: He has just translated a short article from Gloria.tv titled Is the Prelature Close?, which explains why most SSPX clergy and faithful will stay right where they are, no matter what Rome or Menzingen do next. A choice…

Read More Read More

Eleison Comments #539: Menzingen Commands

Eleison Comments #539: Menzingen Commands

Menzingen Commands November 11, 2017 Providence has kept the Society safe at home – ? By blocking many attempts to join with Rome! By no means all readers of these “Comments” are in favour of criticism of the words and deeds of the Headquarters at Menzingen of the Newsociety of St Pius X. However, there…

Read More Read More

More Bewildering SSPX Mass Changes

More Bewildering SSPX Mass Changes

(New SSPX Mass Guidelines inserted into the pews at the Chapel; blue hash marks indicate innovations) * A few weeks ago, Sodalitium Pianum published an article titled “SSPX Preparing for a Hybrid Mass?,” in which we posted a story by the conciliar Tridentina Malta blog which claimed to have access to highly placed Roman sources who confirmed that…

Read More Read More

The Annual Christ the King Omission

The Annual Christ the King Omission

“Surely, the time has come to abandon the harsh and counterproductive rhetoric that has emerged over the past years…Attention should certainly be paid to the passages of the Magisterium that seem difficult to reconcile with magisterial teaching, but these theological questions should not be the focus of your preaching or of your formation…It has been…

Read More Read More

SSPX Preparing for a Hybrid Mass (Part II)?

SSPX Preparing for a Hybrid Mass (Part II)?

On October 9, Sodalitium Pianum published an article which contained an excerpt from the Pro Tridentina blog, highlighting Roman plans for the infusion of various liturgical innovations similar to those approved for use in 1965 into the 1962 missal (effectively abrogating it), and observed some changes occurring at my local SSPX parish over the years which…

Read More Read More

State of Necessity? Where are we?

State of Necessity? Where are we?

State of Necessity?  Where are We? by Fr. Phillipe Nansenet (SSPX) October/2017 French Original [English translation courtesy of Tradidi.com]   “What do you ask of God’s Church? The faith.” This is the essential mission of the Church: to preach the faith, in time and out of time, to provide the sacraments to faithful souls, while guiding…

Read More Read More

(Fictitious) Open Letter of All SSPX Priests to Bishop Fellay

(Fictitious) Open Letter of All SSPX Priests to Bishop Fellay

Having read Bishop Fellay’s subversive Cor Unum letter of June/2017, we noted not a single voice of opposition from the 600+ priests of the SSPX dispersed throughout the world.  Even so recently as six years ago, such a letter would have caused such a firestorm within the Society, that Bishop Fellay’s survival of the forthcoming…

Read More Read More

Subversive Letter of Bishop Fellay

Subversive Letter of Bishop Fellay

A [Subversive] Word from the Superior General Cor Unum – June/2017 [French Original Here]   Dear members of the Priestly Fraternity of St. Pius X: A few troubles have broken out in our dear Fraternity in recent months. Some members felt that they had to take a position publicly to express their point of view, using…

Read More Read More

UPDATED: Making Sense of Bishop Fellay’s Signature to the “Filial Correction”

UPDATED: Making Sense of Bishop Fellay’s Signature to the “Filial Correction”

Making Sense of Bishop Fellay’s Signature to the “Filial Correction” by Sean Johnson 9/25/17 I. Introduction: On 9/23, the Rorate Coeli blog published a document titled “Correctio Filialis de Haeresibus Propagatis” [“Filial Correction for the Propagation of Heresies”], which accuses Pope Francis of promulgating seven distinct heresies contained within the Apostolic Exhortation Amoris Laetitia.  The document…

Read More Read More

SSPX: Brand New

SSPX: Brand New

This excellent video has been around since 2013, and gives a good account of the collapse of the SSPX. For those who have never seen it, you are in for a treat. Who will step in and give us a 2013 – 2018 update?

SSPX in Rome: Effeminate Sermons for an Effeminate Church

SSPX in Rome: Effeminate Sermons for an Effeminate Church

(SSPX Frs. Trejo, Rubio, Gomis and the rest, in their Roman splendor.) [That which follows is excerpted from the article “Master Stroke of Pope Francis, Death Blow for the SSPX” written by Mr. Ignacio Kilmot of the Syllabus blog, and translated for Tradidi by Samuel Loeman, concerning the weak and effeminate nature of the sermons given by…

Read More Read More

“Principled” Tradcumenism?

“Principled” Tradcumenism?

(SSPX, FSSP, ICK, and diocesan priests pose for a photo op at a previous Catholic Identity Conference)   “Principled” Tradcumenism? by Sean Johnson 9/11/17 The Remnant is announcing with great fanfare the approach of another “Catholic Identity Conference,” in which, supposedly, “For the first time in history, a number of bishops as well as representatives…

Read More Read More