The head of the Society of St Piux X, Bishop Fellay, has given his views on Pope Francis.
To hear criticism of a pope and to even contemplate, criticising him oneself, is something of a novelty.
But, in the last few weeks, there has been a whirlwind of posts and articles on the subject.
Now, Bishop Fellay has added his own thoughts.
What follows is verbatim as it was received but I have no reason to doubt its integrity; if anything, I am surprised that it has taken Bishop Fellay so long to speak out.....