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Using Abp. Lefebvre's words - and collegiality

From the sermon pronounced by Fr. Benoît Wailliez, Superior of the Benelux (Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg) District of the Society of Saint Pius X (FSSPX / SSPX), yesterday in Brussels:

And, of course, at this very moment we cannot not think of our founder, of Mgr. Lefebvre. What would he have done, today, in 2012? How would he judge the situation? And here we might be tempted to “make Abp. Lefebvre speak”. And this, I would say, might be a bit too easy. We can make Abp. Lefebvre say whatever we want! You will find texts – he did, after all, speak openly from the Council in the sixties until his death in 1991, so, during thirty years. He said many things concerning the Church, adapted to the circumstances at that very moment. Concerning this or that crisis, or concerning some favourable gesture of the Pope or a Bishop. It is very difficult, but at the same time maybe too easy, to let someone who is dead speak. However that may be, it is clear that Abp. Lefebvre never refused to go to Rome! And we must add that Rome, also at that moment, was infected by Modernism and Liberalism.

(...) Let me give you an example. Cardinal Ranjith of Sri Lanka told us a couple of years ago that the day that things would be arranged with Rome, he would confer to us his seminary for the formation of his priests of Sri Lanka. It is just for showing you that things are very complex and that one cannot have a simplistic point of view on these questions of grave importance. It cannot be denied that our current canonical situation is not normal. And we cannot not desire that one day our situation will be regularized. This is only normal.

(...) You see, my dear faithful, when we talk about the Second Vatican Council, and about one of the grave problems in the Church, we talk immediately about collegiality. That democracy was installed in the Church, where everyone says what he wants, thinks what he wants and opposes everything, even the Pope. Let us pay attention that we will not have that same situation in our Fraternity! We are not a democracy! We do not have collegiality, where everybody can say what he wants, can put things on the Internet, pressure people, leak confidential documents... This is an absolutely lamentable situation! In contrast, my beloved faithful, in an army we follow our leader who has the grace of state to make the decision in this situation.

(...) Bp. Fellay has called an extraordinary General Chapter for early July that will take place after the priestly ordinations and a retreat, (...) and this Chapter will deal with the questions of a canonical structure and of these important questions concerning the relations between the Fraternity and Rome.

[Source: GloriaTV, video in French; tip and translation: reader IM]

42 comments:

  1. Bp. Fellay has called an extraordinary General Chapter for early July that will take place after the priestly ordinations and a retreat, (...) and this Chapter will deal with the questions of a canonical structure and of these important questions concerning the relations between the Fraternity and Rome.
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    It could also be a meeting in early July,that could see Fellay deposed as leader of the Sspx.I pray and i hope that this traitor within our midst gets deposed for his treason against the Society.

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  2. Lopes9:42 PM

    Gerald Purves,

    What is the solution for this current abnormal situation then? Under what set of circumstances should the SSPX accept any conversation with Rome?

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  3. Lopes said...

    Personally Lopes i would like it to remain as it is.And if we incur excommunication again,so be it,would be a badge of honour for me,and other Sspx adherents.

    However the only way to get out of this abnormal situation as you say it,is for Modernist Rome to convert to the true Roman Catholic Faith,and to abandon Vatican 2 and the novelties that come from it.However as we know that Rome,is to far gone in its new religion,we all know that conversion to the truth will take a long while yet.

    In Domine.

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  4. quienes quieren hacer hablar a M.Lefebre, y decir cosas entre sacadas de contecto son los que hoy han traicionado a la fsspx, Monseñor lo tenía bien en claro y siempre dijo que son los enemigos de Cristo, ¿o hay alguna duda? solo veamos con que astucia tejen sus planes, el Papa todo lo hace para la destrucción de la tradición, o acaso no dice que es la continuidad del concilio vat.2, ¿ no relego la Santa MIsa de siempre al lugar de la adúltera poniendo esta otra en su lugar? señores esta no es la verdadera Iglesia de Cristo, esta es la que fornoca con el mundo y alos hechos me remito, por eso: Apoyados en las Sagradas Escrituras y en la Tradición, la doctrina unánime de sus Santos doctores y teólogos y los ejemplos de sus Santos, decimos no a los traidores, al concilio vaticanoII y los contradictorios documentos conciliares y pos-conciliares que lo prepararon y sirven de aclaración. Y, en esta apostasía generalizada que vivimos, figura o comienzo, no sabemos de la apostasía universal que fue predicha, esperamos-pese a nuestras miserias - poder oír un día lo que dice el Santo y el Veraz, el que tiene la llave de David; el que abre y ninguno cierra; cierra y ninguno abre: " Yo conosco tus obras. He aquí que puse delante delante de tus ojos una puerta que nadie podrá cerrar [la Santa Misa es la puerta de todas las gracias], porque aunque tú tienes poca fuerza, has guardado mi palabra y no negaste mi nombre". ..." Ya que has guardado la doctrina de mi paciencia, yo también te libraré del tiempo de la tentación que ha de sobrevenir a todo el universo para prueba de los moradores de la tierra"( Apoc. 3; 7-8y 10)
    espolon.

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  5. Pues, gracias, Espolon - la próxima vez, por favor, comentarios solamente en inglés. / Thanks, Espolon, next time, please post comments in English only.

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  6. Gerald, as far as I'm aware, there is no mechanism for "deposing" the Superior General. Ain't gonna happen. The Society will rejoin as a whole, or some will refuse and depart. I pray it's not the latter.

    I repeat what I said recently several times, and what Fr. Wailliez says beautifully in his remarks: We must trust Bishop Fellay. He has graces of state as Superior General that you and I do not. Our Traditional Faith tells us that we obey our Superior if he does not order us to do anything against Faith.

    (We laymen are not, strictly speaking, Bishop Fellay's subjects. But we should adopt this mode of thought and action in regard to the possible reconciliation nonetheless.)

    You do not know, and cannot know, that in two years' time, the Society will be betrayed. Why do you assume the worst? Even if that happened, the Society could, if circumstances warrant, refuse to comply, just as Archbishop Lefebvre did. I really don't understand the concern.

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  7. rodrigo10:17 PM

    if we incur excommunication again,so be it,would be a badge of honour for me,and other Sspx adherents.

    Is this what the "traditionalism" of some has been reduced to? Read Pope Clement XI's Unigenitus, and you will find the following among its condemned propositions:

    91. The fear of an unjust excommunication should never hinder us from fulfilling our duty; never are we separated from the Church, even when by the wickedness of men we seem to be expelled from it, as long as we are attached to God, to Jesus Christ, and to the Church herself by charity.

    92. To suffer in peace an excommunication and an unjust anathema rather than betray truth, is to imitate St. Paul; far be it from rebelling against authority or of destroying unity.


    How terrifying to see these age-old slogans resurfacing under cover of Tradition. God bless Bp Fellay for striving to bring to an end the anomalous situation which even now risks giving rise to yet more such damnable errors.

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  8. The Queen of Peace's supplicant10:18 PM

    "Veni Sancte Spiritus". . .Rev. Fr. Wailliez has spoken humbly, meekly and truthfully.

    For Mr Gerald Purves, I caution with the Divine Judge's Omniscient Spirit's watchwords: "if any man think himself to be religious, not bridling his tongue, but deceiving his own heart, this man's religion is vain." (James 1:26)

    The Holy Trinity is Eternal Union of Charity. Omniscient Wisdom's goal of Divine Providence may be obscured from your temporal perspective, but your wrathful, derisive comments are in full view to all who read Rorate Caeli.

    "the anger of man worketh not the justice of God." James 1:20

    St. John Cantius: "Fight all false opinions but let your weapons be patience, sweetness and love; for roughness is bad for your own soul and spoils the best cause."

    Your comments are indicative of pernicious errors passionately adhered too even amongst the many great virtues that adorn your soul. May the Holy Spirit illumine you further with an increase of His sevenfold gifts through Our Mother's intercession.

    Let us seek the Will of Our Father supporting all in their journey to do the same.

    Pax Christi

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  9. rodrigo10:19 PM

    Addendum: perhaps Gerald Purves could tell us whether he believes the local Church of Rome, under its present bishop, has lost the Faith. To assert the possibility has itself been condemned.

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  10. Connie10:32 PM

    That sign is hilarious! "Traditionalist for collegiality!" LOL!

    Fr. Wailliez's words are a confirmation to me. Over the last few days, as I watched this whole thing play out over the internet, I kept thinking, "Wait a minute...traditionalists are asking to be included in all decisions made by the SSPX even the laity want to be included (like Novus Ordo parish councils)?...but...isn't that...collegiality??? and aren't traditionalist AGAINST collegiality??" Hmmm....

    Many "hardliners" like Gerald Purves still do not see the irony in their words and actions. Traditionalist are supposed to lead by reason not emotion. But clearly the latter has been the case over these last few days.

    Thank you Fr. Wailliez for your sermon.

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  11. Alsaticus11:07 PM

    The general chapter is not elective but administrative. Bp Fellay's mandate is 12 years and he was reelected in 2006.

    So except if Bp Fellay resigned before the general Chapter and put himself his mandate to a new election, the Chapter has no canonical power to remove him from office contrary to what Gerald Purves wrote.

    However this Chapter will naturally have to debate of the Preamble acceptance and the new personal Prelature status. It is the legislative body of the Society.

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  12. As a total aside; I love to box: my boxing coach at the University of Michigan was a priest, and had had two heart attacks!

    He was in his 60's, and manly!

    I don't hit my 14 yr. hard, but I let him kick my a**!!

    Which I'm going to let him do, and quite worrying about the regularization (which I pray happens!) If it doesn't, I'm still going to take him to SSPX Chapels, because where else can he can a manly-religious praxis?

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  13. Tomás de Torquemada11:07 PM

    Gerald,

    I am inclined to think that people like you exist for the entertainment of the rest of us.

    Thank you.

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  14. Connie,

    Many "hardliners" have spent altogether too much time at the feet of thoroughly un-Catholic men like "The Fathers," at thoroughly un-Catholic websites like "traditio."

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  15. Alsaticus, my friend, could you e-mail us? Thank you!

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  16. Michael11:50 PM

    Gerald, Just wondered if this is your public letter to the sede Diamond Brothers written back in 2010? If so, it certainly makes your "hard line" position more understandable.

    "Dear Brother Michael & Brother Peter

    Many thanks for your reply. As i have said before, i have read your website with great interest, and your expose on the heretics Pope John Paul II & Benedict XVI as teaching falsehoods and doctrines, was absolutely brilliant. Would like to ask you a few more questions.

    1. Am a big supporter of the Sspx,and I attend Sspx traditional latin mass here in London, but you dont support them. Why?

    2. Is sedevancantism a sin?

    Many thanks Brother Michael & Brother Peter. If only our church could have more men like you, and restoring all things tradition to God's church and to Our Lord Jesus Christ.

    In Domine
    Mr Gerald Purves"

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  17. Jason C.11:55 PM

    It could also be a meeting in early July,that could see Fellay deposed as leader of the Sspx.I pray and i hope that this traitor within our midst gets deposed for his treason against the Society.

    No, no, even better, if he isn't deposed, take a card from the Sedes and convince yourself that, by accepting the PP, Bishop Fellay is no longer the Superior General!

    Seriously, you sound like a thoughtful man; do not despair. Listen to what others are saying: Bp. Fellay has accepted a friendly offer of regularization straight from the Holy Father; if "Rome" throws up roadblocks to the functioning of the FSSPX, he will do what Abp. Lefebvre did after he signed the preamble: tear it up, turn around and walk away back into irregular status.

    I guess what I'm saying is that the SSPX--which is already irregular--has nothing to lose. Accept and stay if it's good, or go back to irregular status if it's not and wait until such time as a future pope invites you again.

    Wouldn't it be better and more charitable just to find out if, indeed, as many, many SSPX priests (incl. Bp. Fellay) have said, that the Holy Father wants this very badly and in good faith?

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  18. Michael

    It certainly was Michael.

    In Domine
    Gerald

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  19. Anonymous11:58 PM

    Yesterday on Fatima we pray for a solution.
    God bless Mons Fellay and the Pope.
    PPB

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  20. Originally this poem was written for Advent but I dedicate it now to Bishop Fellay who, like Archbishop Lefebvre...are "Great stubborn priest"s!

    THE
    MULE

    Purple purple
    Purple pink
    In evergreen
    The candles sink.

    Candle's age
    One thousand yeared
    With four four-thousand
    'Fore He appeared.

    Each Sunday four
    In front of Yule
    When she arrived
    Upon a mule.

    A revolution
    Round the stall
    Till suddenly
    On knees were all.

    Like priest incensing
    Hallowed altar
    To bear her Son
    All kneel none falter.

    Firm determined
    Burdened-beast
    With veins of gold
    Great stubborn priest!

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  21. I actually don't really even 'hit' but to block my boys' blows when we're boxing; but self defense isn't a bad tool.

    I also have four daughters. Every woman out there over 16 should have a can of Bear Pepper Spray. I've had the stuff strapped in my eyes, and it is not pretty!

    I don't like to say what I do for a living in here, but trust me when I say that some bear pepper spay could save your life!

    Statistically 1/4 women get sexually abused during their lives.

    I have four daughters myself. The great thing about bear pepper spay is that you can't hurt someone, except the perpetrator!

    All joking aside, buy the stuff!

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  22. John L12:16 AM

    Rodrigo: in your quotations from the bull Unigenitus, you cite expressions that were condemned in the senses used by the authors, rather than the senses that would normally be given to the words - this is a standard form of condemnation used by the Church. The authors in this case were Jansenists, and they were talking about being excommunicated for adhering to Jansenism, not for being excommunicated for actually upholding what is right. This is the position condemned here. If it were a condemnation of the meaning normally expressed by the words, it would condemn St. Athanasius, or the mistress of the Borgia Pope who was excommunicated by him for refusing to sleep with him - which would be absurd.

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  23. Speaking of the Diamond Brothers....

    My mother lives only a few miles from Fillmore, NY, the location of the purported "Holy Family Monastery." A year or so ago, while back home for a visit, I navigated my way over dirt and gravel county and town roads to check it out.

    There, in the middle of absolute nowhere, on the top of a hill, sits a double-wide trailer with a Direcway satellite dish on the roof.

    Rang the doorbell, nobody answered. There was a carpenter who appeared to be building a garage. I asked him if he knew if "the monks" were available. "They ain't here," said he, and turned around and went back to work.

    That, Gerald, is your "monastery."

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  24. Rome has extended the hand to the SSPX because our holy father know we need them in the fight to continue the tradition of the church. Priests of the SSPX don't gives us your back We need you.

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  25. Irony1:32 AM

    Bravo, Bravo, Bravo! Very, very good sermon. Well said!

    Funny how so many trads can preach against collegiality, modernism, freemasonry, religious liberty, and democracy, yet fail to see that they, themselves, are afflicted with the very same principals. How is it that they cannot see that they suffer from these same ideologies that they profess to be against?

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  26. We live in a parallel galaxy, where the apostates go on unmolested, v.g. Küng et al , and the people that wants to stick to Tradition, are excommunicated.
    Our Holy Father is still the Vicar of Christ, but keeps the same line as John Paul II. He actually has two real schisms in the making, Austria and Ireland, and they are given the VIP treatment.
    5 years going to the real Holy Mass, I do not follow a name, namely Archbishop Lefebvre, bishop Fellay. I want to follow the Holy Catholic Church.
    I follow the FSSP and have friends there, that are treated as lepers and humiliated at all times, with no reason. And they have to say the novus ordo mass.

    I can now understand the genius of msr. Lefebvre, living FOUR BISHOPS, left the possibility of this situation to happen. THANK GOD!!

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    1. Will you please stop saying that about the FSSP? They don't say the Novus Ordo, EVER.

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  27. St. Helen, pray for us2:06 AM

    I have a question that sincerely puzzles me and I hope a reader or a contributor can provide a sensible answer. Almost uniformly posters here hold out great hope for the restoration of the church if the SSPX is formally recognized and embraced by the Pope.

    However, we already have several traditionalist orders, notably the FSSP, who have been recognized and embraced by the Pope going as far back as 1988. On a combined basis, these other traditionalist orders come close in numbers to the size of the SSPX.

    On what basis (natural or supernatural) is it possible to expect a different result from the recognition of the SSPX when that result has not been obtainable upon the recognition of the other traditional orders?

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  28. Jason C.2:16 AM

    Priests of the SSPX don't gives us your back

    Unless you're soon saying a valid and licit TLM in a legitimated parish near me!

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  29. Fidus et Audax3:04 AM

    I love how some people want to blow up the bridge even before finding out what is on the other side. If they love the TLM, then blast into the Conciliar Church and help bring the TLM to every diocese.

    I live in one of the largest, most densely populated counties in the eastern half of the US and there are only two weekly TLMs.. TWO! and one of those uses a wooden alter. Do you want to stay walled off in your own world or do you want to do God's work by bringing the Mass of all Ages right out to the people who desperately need it?

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  30. The Apocalyptic Angels' advocate3:44 AM

    To "St. Helena, please pray for us",

    The Providential moments that are unveiling before our eyes are best viewed from beside the Eternal Father that His Omniscient Paternal Charity would explain them.

    May Our Lord, the Eternal High Priest, take you to He Who sits upon the Throne while the Holy Spirit echoes to your soul the words of the Apocalypse: "Great and wonderful are Thy works, O Lord God Almighty; just and true are Thy ways, O King of ages. Who shall not fear Thee, O Lord, and magnify Thy name: For thou only art holy: for all nations shall come, and shall adore in thy sight, because Thy judgments are manifest."

    Trust in Divine Providence. The time is arriving of united action - A.M.D.G.

    "Veni Sancte Spiritus"

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  31. The picture of a guy with the board sign and the Luther post below.... LOL... excellent!


    PS
    And that quote from Clement IX unigenitus by rodrigo must be seen in its context.


    PPS
    Gerard Pulves,

    As I said elsewhere:

    beng: Some of those anti-reconciliation bunch should realize that just because they use Catholic Mass, pray the Catholic prayers, have validly ordained priests and bishops it doesn't mean that they are not outside the Church.

    As St. Augustine say [paraphrase] one can have EVERYTHING outside the Church.... but NOT salvation (Augustine sermon to the people of caesarea)



    EENS aplies to every living souls.

    Be in the only one Church, or perish.

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  32. Fr. A9:49 AM

    Please pray the Novena asking the Holy Spirit and the Holy Virgin Mother to bring about the regularization of the FSSPX; and pray that it may be sooner rather than later.
    The Holy See needs the FSSPX and vice-versa. Souls are being lost (on both sides) as a result of the current anomalous canonical situation and the way that the Enemy uses this to further lead many leaders of the institutional Church into Modernism and some members of the Fraternity into sedevacantism and schism.
    All of us who are traditionalists recognize that the Holy Father is at best a conservative friendly to Tradition rather than a traditionalist himself yet he has done more in the past seven years to strengthen the Traditional Faith in the Church than did his predecessors on the Throne of St. Peter over the previous forty ones.
    The regularization of the Fraternity in the Church would be as a much needed transfusion to a severely hemorrhaging and anemic patient.
    I am a young priest who has converted to traditionalism over the past seven years. Prior to Summorum Pontificum (SP) I considered myself a conservative on most issues and even a liberal on some others, I had never attended the Traditional Mass, and I considered the members of the FSSPX to be disobedient schismatics. SP liberated traditionalism and allowed many such as myself that grew up after Vatican II to learn about, and commit ourselves to the recovery of, the orthodox Catholic Faith lost in the wake of the last Council. Imagine how many more priests and faithful will have access to the Traditional Faith if the FSSPX is regularized and begins to affect the institutional Church by slowly effecting Her return to the Faith. Currently, the Ecclesia Dei communities and other communities and individuals (such as myself) sympathetic to Tradition are a minority in the institutional Church but with the FSSPX at our side we will have much needed reinforcements to battle on and rout the Modernists. Finally, to those FSSPX hardliners who are apprehensive about institutional Church machinations and manipulations all I can honestly say is that you do have a point, but, if this is going to change we need you fighting with us fom the inside. Your Mother the Church needs you and your traditionalist brothers and sisters need you. Help Her and help us.
    P.S. Don't give the Modernist what they most want: no regularization. Check out the National (Pseudo)Catholic Reporter's article and comments about the possible regularization to see how afraid the enemies of Tradition are about the regularization.

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  33. Fr. A,

    Thank you for your comment! A honest report, that hopefully answers your question, "St. Helen, pray for us"!

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  34. a consoled soul2:21 PM

    "Veni Sancte Spiritus". . .Dear Fr. A - Your comments are a docile response to Charity's inspiration offering a concise, continuing affirmation that Divine Providence is guiding the Holy Father and H.E. Bishop Fellay.

    May none be deceived, the stipulated price of Divine Justice's triumph over the "prince of this world" is UNITED PRAYER and ACTION. The Divine Master clearly shows His Will: "That they all may be one, as Thou, Father in Me and I in Thee; that they also may be one in Us; that the world may believe that Thou hast sent Me. And the glory which Thou hast given Me, I have given to them that they may be one, as We also are One: I in them, and Thou in Me; that they may be made perfect in one: and the world may know that Thou hast sent Me, and hast loved them, as thou hast also loved Me." John 17:21-23

    Be assured you have the prayerful gratitude of one who was confirmed by the Archbishop.

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  35. Mr. Buffin2:38 PM

    I like the comments about collegiality.
    Over on the IGNIS ARDENS site, the majority of posters seem be anti-Fellayistas, and there have been calls for Bishop Richard Williamson to be the next Pope (although I think this is only likely to happen if his supporters call an extraordinary Conclave like the five-strong one that put Pope Michael on the throne.) However, despite its critique of collegiality - not to speak of its strong dislike of democracy and free speech, two things Catholics aren't supposed to favour - the site sports some threads whereon contributors are asked to vote for or against a Vatican-Fellay agreement, and so on, which may have a slightly frightening or even a paralysing effect on what they call "accordistas" who may fear being enrolled, and noted, in an ever-shrinking minority.
    At the moment the tide there appears to be running strongly AGAINST an agreement, a matter which is being happily referenced in somewhat triumphalist tones: and SV-ism (not until recently a hugely important topic there) is now very much on the agenda.
    Sedes appear to have joined up there at quite a rate over the last few days, probably finding themselves buoyed up by the recent gratifying and rather jokey advent of Fr. Cekada.
    One or two anti-Fellay posters seem to have a hotline to "The Three" and one has several times quoted "What fellowship hath Christ with Belial" tag with clear reference to The Three as opposed to Bishop Fellay and/or Benedict XVI.
    It is certainly strange that those who despise collegiality and democracy should be canvassing so very enthusiastically as if an election were in the offing.
    The site proclaims that it's NOT SVist, but it grants itself such licence to use aggressive and condemnatory speech, referring witheringly to Rome as the seat of Antichrist with all the dismissive panache of Luther or Calvin, that one may wonder exactly where its true allegiance lies.

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  36. St. Helen, pray for us4:01 PM

    IM: yes, Father A's words are encouraging and a good reply to my question. If the SSPX can maintain Fr. A's realistic assessment of the mind of the Pope and his intentions, and not allow itself to be quieted in order to maintain cordial relations with its new confreres, then regularization harbors no threat. For that I pray.

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  37. Joseph the sacristan6:03 PM

    I find Gerald Purves's comments very uncharitable.

    I have been with the SSPX for 20 years and will support what ever decision Bishop Fellay makes.

    It is all in God's hands and the Blessed Mother's hands.

    We need to continue pray!

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  38. Collegiality introduced the erroneous principle of horizontalism into the church as though it is some form of flat line management. The Church is unashmedly based on the hierarchical principle which is divine. The pope is reduced to a "primus inter pares" as though he is some type of prime minister. Lamentably, the current papacies have all held to this axiom which subverts papal authority that is rife at present.

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  39. I have been with the SSPX for 28 years, and I will welcome a regularisation with joy. I really think some trads have forgotten that it was Rome that pushed the SSPX out in the first place. Now that we are being welcomed back in with a (no doubt) far better structure that we had in 1975, it's absurd and un-Catholic to refuse.

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  40. Mi-Ka-El5:40 AM

    People are stuck with their heads that being traditional we should stay away from the Church and do our battle outside. People have been living in this state of mind for the last 40 years and have in a way forgot that our goal as real Catholics is to fight for what is the real place of our ONE TRUE FAITH. If we have stayed outside the conciliar church then it has happened for a good reason to protect our faith but now we are in the next level of our fight inside Rome. If before we are outside the castle throwing sticks and stones, now we are in inside the fortress doing damage to the enemy. Remember we are fighting for our Lord Jesus Christ whatever happens. This is just the next level of our continuing fight. Trads. have this self righteous idea that we are correct when we are outside but forget the real reason of our fight. Bishop Fellay has the wisdom from the Holy Ghost to know the truth. Even though it is risky Bishop Fellay trust in the Holy Ghost. People! don't chicken out now just because we are becoming regularized. Why? are you afraid of the people in the mainstream, thinking that they will clobber us. Let us fight till the end! Let us show them who we really are!

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  41. Mi-Ka-El5:43 AM

    People are stuck with their heads that being traditional we should stay away from the Church and do our battle outside. People have been living in this state of mind for the last 40 years and have in a way forgot that our goal as real Catholics is to fight for what is the real place of our ONE TRUE FAITH. If we have stayed outside the conciliar church then it has happened for a good reason to protect our faith but now we are in the next level of our fight inside Rome. If before we are outside the castle throwing sticks and stones, now we are in inside the fortress doing damage to the enemy. Remember we are fighting for our Lord Jesus Christ whatever happens. This is just the next level of our continuing fight. Trads. have this self righteous idea that we are correct when we are outside but forget the real reason of our fight. Bishop Fellay has the wisdom from the Holy Ghost to know the truth. Even though it is risky Bishop Fellay trust in the Holy Ghost. People! don't chicken out now just because we are becoming regularized. Why? are you afraid of the people in the mainstream, thinking that they will clobber us. Let us fight till the end! Let us show them who we really are!

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