Why some Catholics hold to the ‘Material-Formal Thesis’…
Apostolic Succession after Pope Pius XII:
Where is the Catholic Hierarchy?
In recent weeks there has been a considerable amount of online controversy among sedevacantists about the so-called “Material/Formal Theory” regarding the status of the Novus Ordo hierarchy, especially its so-called “popes”. Some cling adamantly to this thesis because they believe it to be significantly helpful or even essential to a proper understanding of the situation in the Catholic Church today, whereas others repudiate it because they judge it to be misleading or even a danger to the Faith. There are also those “in the middle” who do or don’t subscribe to the thesis but simply consider it a possible theological option, one that it would not be prudent to spend much time fighting over.… READ MORE
More from the Deharbe’s catechism. The Roman Catholic Church doesn’t persecute her members, her children. She is our Mother. If you as a Catholic are persecuted because of the Traditional Latin Mass (TLM) you have to abandon the Novus Ordo and stop recognizing in them any… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1641869736047951872
Vaticanist Giuseppe Nardi reports #PopeFrancis had to go to Gemelli hospital at least twice in the three weeks before his current hospitalization - https://katholisches.info/2023/03/31/die-angst-vor-der-grossen-abrechnung/ (German)