Decision Expected This Month Pope Likely To Allow Breakaway SSPX to Rejoin Church

Pope Benedict XVI is expected to allow the Society of St. Pius X, a controversial, ultraconservative splinter group, back into the Catholic Church, SPIEGEL has learned. But Holocaust denier Richard Williamson, an SSPX bishop, opposes the agreement, which is likely to be reached before the end of May.
Pope Benedict XVI is about to heal a rift with the Society of St. Pius.

Pope Benedict XVI is about to heal a rift with the Society of St. Pius.

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