The Obstinate Cannot Obtain Salvation

Pope Pius IX:

Basilica Santa Maria Maggiore 2011 Pius IX“Those who are obstinate toward the authority of the Roman Pontiff cannot obtain eternal salvation.”

~Pope Pius IX, Quanto Conficiamur Moerore, DNZ:1677, (quoted in Apostolic Digest, by Michael Malone, Book 5: “The Book of Obedience”, Chapter 1: “There is No Salvation Without Personal Submission to the Pope”)