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Letter by hero-priest, Fr Denis Buckley, written in 1975.

Nothing has changed. The satanists still occupy the key positions within the "Catholic" church and are still using all of their bullying power and influence to destroy the true Catholic faith to which we must continue to adhere.
CATHOLIC. June 1994.
(Re-typed verbatim, for clarity).
People who have remained faithful to the Mass of all Times from the ‘70’s onwards in Australia will remember the name of Father Denis O’Brien Buckley. Those who knew him will know of the difficulties he suffered. Some of these difficulties are detailed in the letter reproduced here.
Not long after he wrote this letter to his Bishop, he was told that he was no longer wanted in the Diocese of Townsville. He set up a chapel in his parents’ home soon after his father died in 1976. From there he became known throughout the country as one of the few priests who was actively defending the Old Mass. Most countries had just a few priests who remained faithful to their ordination oath; we might indeed call them hero-priests, and that is a fitting description for Fr. Buckley.
For a time Fr. Buckley operated The Catholic Research Centre, which inserted paid advertisements in the Brisbane daily The Courier Mail, until forces conspired to prevent them appearing. He also printed many pamphlets as funds permitted. But it also has to be said that he was not very successful, no more than many other priests who tried to fulfil their priestly vocation by staying faithful to the old Mass.
Fr. Buckley contracted a particularly painful cancer, a trial which he accepted with resignation. His illness caused him to lose more than half his body weight from around 150 pounds (70Kg) to less than 70 pounds (32Kg). Our Lord took this priest of God to his eternal reward six years ago, on June 10, 1988, the Feast of the Sacred Heart. Please pray for the repose of the soul of Fr. Buckley, for God knows that all then prayers that will be offered for every soul at the time of judgement.
And his Bishop? Fr. Buckley’s letter had little effect on him. He has gone on to become the Archbishop of Adelaide, and is Australia’s leading proponent of ‘inclusive language’ in the liturgy
1st March 1975
Most Rev. L A Faulkner, D.D.
Bishop of Townsville
My Lord Bishop,
I have just arrived home yesterday from overseas, and I will be in the Diocese of Townsville as soon as I can manage it, as there are some matters I must attend to first.
As you know, I followed your advice and went to the St. John of God Brothers’ Hospital (in Sydney) in May last year for mental examination. Their doctor did not admit me as a patient, and after treating me as an out-patient, finally said that as far as he could discover, there was nothing wrong with my mental processes, and that he would issue a certificate to that effect to anyone who required it. He was going to advise you accordingly.
So I was cleared, but the problem was still there. You remember I told you three years ago that I didn’t know what was going on – I wasn’t leaving the Church as far as I knew, but the Church was certainly leaving me. I didn’t know how else to put it. I had been ordained into a Church that believed and taught certain very definite things, and acted in a certain very common sense and satisfying way – and here it was believing and teaching and acting differently, and in a most unsatisfying and distressing way. I told you there were times when I felt ashamed to be a priest – and I never thought I’d ever feel that way. The Church was actually questioning and contradicting its own previous teachings, and permitting and promoting things that had been explicitly forbidden and anathematized in the past.
You remember I said to you in April 1972 that if before our ordination we had said that we could refer to bread and wine on the