What would have happened if more priests and bishops had refused cooperation (servile, non-virtuous, obedience) with the pernicious 'spirit of Vatican II' early on? Would it not have been much easier to 'nip these things in the bud?'
On June 2, 2022, Bishop Dominque Rey of the Diocese of Toulon-Fréjus, France, received an indefinite suspension from performing ordinations, as communicated by Pope Francis’ Vatican. The Vatican’s decision appears linked to the bishop’s openness to ordaining Traditional Latin Mass priests and the vitality of young priests in his diocese. Despite numerous efforts to seek clarity, the reasons remain undisclosed. In the face of uncertainty, Bishop Rey remains steadfast, embodying the spirit of the Gospel and obedience to Pope Francis’ Vatican. Join John-Henry Westen in this discussion with Bishop Rey and seminarian Abbé Thomas Duchesne as they reflect on the […]
It is through the Omnipotence of God that the Virgin Mother is awarded the most ineffable privileges, such as to make her the One who is Blessed among women, our Co-Redemptrix and the Mediator of all Graces.
Just as individuals can separate themselves from the Church by heresy or schism, so the Church can separate individuals from her visible body by her own authority through sentence of perfect excommunication.
Bishop Athanasius Schneider joins Mother Miriam, delving into his early life and offering profound reflections on obedience, the limitations on the Traditional Latin Mass, and the current crisis in the Catholic Church. Tune in for a powerful discussion that also touches on the important theme of combating antisemitism, exploring the greatest challenges faced by the Church today. Watch the full show here: https://www.lifesitenews.com/episodes/bishop-schneider-joins-mother-miriam-to-discuss-the-crisis-in-the-church/ HELP US FIGHT THE LIES OF THE MAINSTREAM MEDIA AND SPREAD THE TRUTH AROUND THE WORLD: https://give.lifesitenews.com LOVE LIFESITE? LOVE BEING PRO-LIFE? GET THE FIRST AND ONLY LIMITED EDITION PRO-LIFE SILVER ROUND FROM LIFESITENEWS: https://www.stjosephpartners.com/lifesite-silver-round SHOP ALL […]
Non-compliance with the prohibitions of the traditional Mass does not make one, by that fact, schismatic, provided one continues to recognize the Pope and the bishops and continues to respect them, and pray for them.
In Part 3 of John-Henry Westen's interview with Bishop Athanasius Schneider, the bishop encouraged traditional faithful to stay strong in the faith, even under conditions of persecution since the publication of the apostolic letter Traditionis Custodes.
'Authority is defined by its limits, and obedience is also defined by its limits. Awareness of these limits leads to perfection in the exercise of authority and perfection in the exercise of obedience.'