The thing to do is to gather the group of resistors, people who will make commitments to escrow their money, make lay-run funds to which bishops can apply for help with the heating bill.
Then we show up in Balto. and ‘splain to their excellencies what we’re about to do if we don’t see something better than the tripe they’ve been trying ol feed us.
Earlier this week, on Facebook, some abbot tried to pull rank on me over discussing PapaFran’s capital punishment teaching. I said, more or less, “Father Abbot, this is not the week or the month, or maybe the decade to pull rank on the laity.”