SSPX claims about permission from Rome to ordain priests

Posted May 22, 2017 10:21 am by Fr. John Zuhlsdorf

SSPX Bishop and Superior Bernard Fellay recently made comments in a video interview which caught my attention.
At about 15:20 listen for him to say:
“Last year, I received a letter from Rome, telling me you can freely ordain your priests without the permission of the local ordinary. So if I can freely ordain that means the ordination is recognized by the Church not just as valid but in order. If I can freely do it it’s clear that this is just already recognized and accepted. So this is one more step in this acceptance that we are, let me call it,

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