Book Two

A Catholic Answer to the Conciliar Church
Introduction: An Explanatory Note............................................................................................................. 117
Ch. I: Response to CBCP Admonition of Nov. 18, 1992.............................................................. 119
Has the Society of St. Pius X Been Excommunicated?.......................................................... 119
Is the Society of St. Pius X in Schism?.................................................................................. 121
Was the Episcopal Consecration of June 1988 an Act of Schism?........................................ 123
Liturgical Changes Decreed by Vatican II............................................................................. 132
The Institution of the New Mass.......................................................................................... 133
The New Mass in Light of Tradition....................................................................................... 136
Ch. II: Response to an Attack........................................................................................................ 141
A Case of Deception and Falsification................................................................................... 141
Negotiations with Rome and the Question of 'grave necessity'........................................... 145
Fr. Gerald Murray's Thesis on the Lefebvre Case................................................................. 148
The Declaration of Excommunication.................................................................................... 151
A False Notion of Schism...................................................................................................... 153
Magisterial Infallibility........................................................................................................... 159
When an Episcopal Consecration is an Act of Schism........................................................... 161
Did Archbishop Lefebvre Reject Papal Authority in June 1988?............................................ 163
The Current Status of the Society of St. Pius X.................................................................... 165
When Obedience Becomes a Sin.......................................................................................... 167
Ch. III: Conclusion to Book II.......................................................................................................... 169
Notes to Book II............................................................................................................................... 171