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.
Heaven help us: Francis envisions a post-pandemic church ‘not closed off in institutions’ - https://www.ncronline.org/news/vatican/francis-envisions-post-pandemic-church-not-closed-institutions #popefrancis
Novus Ordo cathedral vicar goes Resignationist, publicly disavows Francis and embraces Benedict XVI as the ‘true Pope’: https://fromrome.info/2020/04/08/italian-priest-publicly-disavows-bergoglio-recognizes-benedict-as-the-true-pope/ Doesn’t matter which Modernist people choose, either way they’ll get Vatican II… #catholic #CatholicTwitter #vatican #popefrancis
This is an additional proof that nothing of the Amazon Synod's final document has been abrogated; the agenda of the Amazon Synod is still in full swing. https://twitter.com/EdwardPentin/status/1247833188342411264
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