Looks like EWTN’s favorite “whipping boys” are back in the fold. SSPX said to have accepted Vatican’s doctrinal preamble.

The response of the Society of Saint Pius X has arrived in the Vatican and it is positive: according to the informal information gathered by Vatican Insider, Bishop Bernard Fellay would have signed the doctrinal preamble that the Holy See had proposed last September as a condition to reach full communion and canonical regularization.

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Editor’s note: Like it or not, this is a very good thing for the Catholic Church. Until now, the radical leftist wing of the church was allowed to run rough-shod over the traditionalists. Now, things will likely be more balanced in favor of orthodoxy.

Watch for some brutal church politics to come. This reunion is not likely to be pretty … unless you mean pretty ugly! But it is long overdue. Praise God, it’s about time!