SSPX for the Faithful

Magnificent world of Catholic Faith

Life is busy, and setting aside time for the most important realities is essential. The greatest of these realities concerns God and our relations with Him.

Take a few moments to browse the contents of this page and enter the magnificent world of the Catholic Faith. Here you will find answers to many of life’s challenging questions. Most importantly, however, you will draw closer to God, our good Lord and Father.

Articles about and for the Faithful

The beauty of sacred music

Tags: faithful, family, youth, District of Canada

On March 30th, 2014, St. Dennis Church in Calgary, under the direction of music director Dr. Kim Raffin and conductor Carlos Foggin, hosted a concert of Sacred Music. Along with the Stabat Mater, of Pergolesi, the repertoire was composed of several pieces from Haydn, Frank, Mozart and other composers.

Vivid memories of the Archbishop in America

Tags: priest, faithful, crisis, District of the USA, lefebvre

In memory of Archbishop Lefebvre, who passed away today 23 years ago (March 25, 1991), we offer a gallery of images taken during various visits made by His Excellency to America.

The Rosary Crusade and the Legion of Mary

Tags: faithful, family, youth, District of Canada

The return of Tradition within the Church is one of the key intentions of our 4th Rosary Crusade, as launched by Bishop Fellay.  This undertaking seems to be a great challenge, out of reach for human eyes.  But are there any specific tools available to us, which will make it possible with the help of the grace of God?  One of them is the Legion of Mary.  Within the Society of St. Pius X in Canada, we have two active praesidia, one in Toronto, and one in Langley.

Got Irish Blend coffee?

Tags: faithful, family, visitors, philosophy, District of the USA

Just in time for St. Patrick's Day, Abbey Roast from Our Lady of Guadalupe Benedictine Monastery in Silver City, New Mexico is offering a special Irish Blend coffee mix!

Sedevacantism: a dead-end error

Tags: faithful, District of the USA, holy see

What is sedevacantism and why is it an error?

Euthanasia: Power over Life and Death

Tags: priest, faithful, family, youth, visitors, morals, medical, District of Canada

The term euthanasia (Greek for “good death”) signifies the premature execution of the terminally ill. This practice has garnered recent media attention when Belgium extended this civil “right” to its children early in 2014. Now Quebec’s National Assembly is debating whether to vote euthanasia into its provincial code of law. Since euthanasia may soon be a legal reality in Canada, what are Catholics to make of this issue?

Holy Ghost chapel in Ottawa has been sold

Tags: faithful, District of Canada

A few days ago, the SSPX has been advised by the board of the directors of the Portuguese Community Centre that they sold their property to a developer.  It means that, in the near future, our Mass centre of Ottawa will lose its chapel.

Remember the Hawaii Six case?

Tags: faithful, District of Australia, canon law, sacraments, crisis, holy see

This 1993 landmark canonical case in the United States proved that attending Mass or receiving the sacraments at an SSPX chapel was not considered a schismatic act, let alone worthy of excommunication.

A question of principles: SSPX vs. FSSP

Tags: faithful, visitors, theology, liturgy, District of Australia, crisis, modernism, vatican II, holy see, lefebvre

At the close of the year 2013, we offer this excellent summary by Fr. Francois Laisney, in which he outlines the crucial difference between the Society of St. Pius X and the Fraternity of St. Peter.

Join the Rosary Crusade!

Tags: faithful, family, youth, vocation, visitors, spirituality, District of Canada

The 5-million Rosary Crusade for 2014 announced recently by Bishop Bernard Fellay (SSPX Superior General) begins on January 1, 2014 and runs until June 8, 2014.