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Does an Excommunicated Priest Administer Valid Sacraments? (Part II) We have been discussing a scenario described to us by John, who wanted to know if his confirmation was administered invalidly. John …More
Does an Excommunicated Priest Administer Valid Sacraments? (Part II)

We have been discussing a scenario described to us by John, who wanted to know if his confirmation was administered invalidly. John was concerned about this because he concluded that before his confirmation, his parish priest had been excommunicated latae sententiae, on the grounds of schism.
In Part I, we saw that John’s fears are quite unfounded—because the priest’s words/actions do not constitute schism at all. Consequently, there is no reason to worry that the priest was under excommunication when John received the sacrament of confirmation.
But the question that John brought up merits closer examination, at least in theory! If a priest (or bishop, for that matter) has been excommunicated, does he administer valid sacraments? The answer is actually a bit complex, for two basic reasons:
1) It depends on which sacrament we’re talking about; and
2) It depends on the way the excommunication was incurred, and/or whether it was publicly declared or not.
Let’s take a look at each of these points in turn.

The full debate on the question in the .pdf uploaded (part II.).

Source:
Does an Excommunicated Priest Administer Valid Sacraments? (Part II)