A recent argument about sacramental validity between semi-trad bloggers Steve Skojec and Louie Verrecchio illustrates quite beautifully what the fundamental problem is in the camp of non-sedevacantist traditionalists.
The Poison of the Novus Ordo “Mass”:
Catholic Theology refutes Neo-Trad Bloggers
Novus Ordo Missae: The Modernist Worship Service in Action
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If you want to have a stellar example of the warped theology and mental gymnastics you have to embrace in Neo-Traditionalist Wonderland, look no further than the issues being discussed by Mundabor and Louie Verrecchio on whether the “New Mass” (Novus Ordo Missae of Paul VI) is evil and/or sinful to attend. There we have two individuals who use Catholic principles very selectively and/or turn a blind eye to what is right in front of them, in order not to have to embrace that which would otherwise follow necessarily: Sedevacantism.
Vatican II speak at its finest: “Bp.” Robert Barron @BishopBarron answers a Protestant asking whether he should become Catholic: https://novusordowatch.org/2020/09/bishop-robert-barron-should-protestants-become-catholics/ A clear contrast between Roman Catholicism and Vatican II nonsense! #CatholicTwitter #fssp #sspx #catholic #popefrancis
Remember when a woman working in the Vatican died a Lutheran b/c Ratzinger had told her NOT to become Catholic? Reality check for Ann Barnhardt and other Ratzinger admirers... #vatican #CatholicTwitter #pope #benedictxvi #catholic
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