Reform2 archbishop Gus De Noia gets a position with the Ecclesia Dei commission. Word comes the same day the SSPX middle finger is leaked from the schismatic group. According to the SSPX secretary general, the pope was prepared to accept Bishop Fellay’s rewrite, but the CDF messed things up.
The Holy Father must be pleased to be heading off to his month at Castel Gandolfo (left). Were I in his shoes, I’d be concerned about the surrounding bad news, if not betrayals: butler, cardinals, schismatics, sex abusers, complicit bishops.