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Open Letter to Confused Catholics: Chapter 3

“What They Are Doing to the Mass” I have before me some photos published in Catholic newspapers representing the Mass as it is...

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Open Letter to Confused Catholics: Chapter 2

“They are Changing Our Religion!” Firstly, I must dispel a misunderstanding so as not to have to return to it. I am not...

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Open Letter to Confused Catholics: Chapter 1

“Why are Catholics Confused? Who can deny that Catholics in the latter part of the twentieth century are confused? A glance at what...

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Crisis Series: Epilogue – What’s Next, Behind the Scenes, Our Favorite Episodes

Franks reviews the year long project that was the Crisis in the Church Series, and looks ahead at the next series that is...

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Crisis Series #50 with Superior General of SSPX: What is the Solution to the Crisis?

e would be no one better to give the final word in this series than the Superior General of the SSPX, Don Davide...

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Crisis Series #49: Father, What Can I Do About the Crisis in the Church?

Today we'll ask, "Father, what can I do about the Crisis in the Church?" Is there anything I can do about the Crisis?...

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Crisis Series #48: 4 Questions You Need to Ask About the Crisis

Whether you have seen every episode of this series so far, or have just seen a couple, or maybe none – this is...

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Interview: Fr. Onoda – Tradition and the History of Catholicism in Japan

We spoke with Fr. Thomas Onoda earlier in the Spring, just after the Society of Saint Pius X officially opened its first priory...

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Crisis Series #47: Am I Allowed to Attend an SSPX Mass?

“Is it ok for me to attend a Mass of the Society of Saint Pius X?” There are many “experts” who claim one...

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Crisis Series #46: What About the Other Traditional Mass Communities?

Among Traditional Catholics, there seems to be a lot of confusion about why there’s a division between the Society of Saint Pius X...

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Crisis Series #45: Are the New Canonizations Infallible?

Don Tranquillo will join us once again to look at the question of Canonizations since the time of the Second Vatican Council. ...

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Crisis Series #44: How Can the SSPX Justify What it Does?

Last week, we looked at the status of the Society of Saint Pius X. Given that there is no regular canonical status for...

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Crisis Series #43: Schismatic? Excommunicated? Irregular? What’s the Status of the SSPX?

Today we’ll dive into a question that is very confusing for a lot of faithful – and as you’ll see, it’s confusing for...

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Crisis Series #42 with Bishop Fellay: Were the 1988 Consecrations Justified?

He, better than anyone, can help us understand what was happening during those pivotal days, and what was going through the mind of...

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Crisis Series #41: The Parallels in Early Years of the SSPX with Today’s Traditional Movement

In this episode, we’ll be looking at the history of the Society of Saint Pius X up to the point when Archbishop Lefebvre...

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Crisis Series #40: The Dream of Dakar – What’s the Mission of the SSPX?

Over the last 39 episodes we’ve seen the history of the Crisis, and in the last set of episodes the errors facing Catholics...

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Crisis Series #39: Are Novus Ordo Priests & Bishops Validly Ordained?

both ceremonies – does that make this sacrament invalid? Are we in the midst of a crisis where all the priests and bishops...

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Crisis Series #38: Is Pope Benedict Still the Legitimate Pope?

First, can a pope abdicate? Second, if he can, did Pope Benedict abdicate properly? What’s required for this to happen? Did Pope Benedict...

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Crisis Series #37: How Can an Indefectible Church Give us Deficient Worship?

We’ll finish our discussion from last week, all leading to the main question – how can the Church, which is indefectible, give us...

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Crisis Series #36: How Can an Infallible Church Teach Error?

Today we’re joined by Fr. MacGillivray to ask one question: How is it that the Church, which is supposed to be indefectible, can...

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Crisis Series #35 w/ Fr. Loop: Must All Catholics Accept Vatican II? Is it Infallible?

In the past years – especially very recently, it has become a mandate for all Catholics to unequivocally accept all the teachings of...

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Crisis Series #34 w/ Don Tranquillo: Is Sedevacantism the Answer to the Crisis?

This flows directly from the last episode on obedience, and its limits – but takes it to next step entirely. There are several...

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Crisis Series #33 w/ Fr. Wiseman: Limits of Obedience in the Face of Suppression

This episode is the linchpin of the Crisis Series - pulling in all the concepts we've already learned, and setting the stage for...

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Crisis Series #32 w/ Fr. Robinson: Can Non-Catholics Go to Heaven? The Church vs. Fr. Feeney

We’ll finish where we left off last episode, when we discussed the errors of Father Leonard Feeney, and today we’ll look at the...

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Crisis Series #31 w/ Fr. Robinson: The Feeneyite Error – Overreacting to Modernism

Today we’ll start the first of two episodes with Fr. Paul Robinson about the doctrine “Outside the Church there is No Salvation.” And...

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Crisis Series #30 w/ Fr. Reuter: Hermeneutic of Continuity – Big Word, Big Logical Leap [updated]

Today’s episode takes us into the disconnect between two periods of the Catholic Church: the time before 1965, and the Post-Conciliar - or...

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Crisis Series #29 w/ Don Tranquillo: Collegiality – More Dangerous Than You Knew

We’re pleased to welcome Don Mauro Tranquillo to discuss one of the least well known, but arguably, most vital of the errors to...

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Should You Attend a Vocations Retreat? w/ Fr. John McFarland

In this interview, originally published last Summer, we speak with Fr. John McFarland, who is the Vocations Director for the US District of...

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Crisis Series #28 w/ Fr. Loop: Is Religious Liberty Worse Than Abortion?

Today we’re speaking with Fr. Jonathan Loop about Religious Liberty. This, like Ecumenism, is one of the major exports of the Second Vatican...

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Crisis Series #27 w/ Fr. Summers: Why Ecumenism Makes Catholicism Schizophrenic

This week, we’re speaking with Fr. Patrick Summers, the District Superior of the Society of Saint Pius X in Asia about Ecumenism. Ecumenism,...

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