According to Catholic doctrine, these Communities do not enjoy apostolic succession in the sacrament of Orders, and are, therefore, deprived of a constitutive element of the Church. These ecclesial Communities which, specifically because of the absence of the sacramental priesthood, have not preserved the genuine and integral substance of the Eucharistic Mystery cannot, according to Catholic doctrine, be called “Churches” in the proper sense. (Recent Document on the Church). Hear that “Father” Sally? Yeah, you keep laughing sister. Nice Mitres guys, did your kids make them out of construction paper?
“Bishop” Cindy is smiling, but she’s not happy!