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What does SSPX stand for?

SSPX stands for Society of Saint Pius X (international priestly society)

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Williamson was one of four bishops in the Society of Saint Pius X whose 1988 excommunications were lifted by Pope Benedict XVI in January 2009, as part of the pope's effort to reconcile with the schismatic group.
In January 2009, in the hope that all members of the Society of Saint Pius X would return to full communion with the Catholic Church, Pope Benedict lifted the excommunications--with little effect on the Society of Saint Pius X but with strong challenges emerging from both within and outside the Church.
The Italian chapter of the Priestly Society of Saint Pius X earlier February announced it had cut ties with Italian Father Floriano Abrahamowicz after he criticized the Vatican and said gas chambers were used for "disinfecting.
Membership in these organizations or groups is always perilous to the Catholic Faith and most often is totally incompatible with the Catholic Faith: "Planned Parenthood; Society of Saint Pius X (Lefebvre Group); Hemlock Society; Call to Action; Call to Action Nebraska; Saint Michael the Archangel Chapel; Freemasons (Job's Daughters; DeMolay; Eastern Star; Rainbow Girls); Catholics for a Free Choice.
The uproar began when Pope Benedict on January 24 lifted the excommunication of Williamson and three other members of the breakaway Society of Saint Pius X, which rejects the liberal Vatican reforms in the early 1960s.
The Italian chapter of the Priestly Society of Saint Pius X on Friday announced it had cut ties with Father Floriano Abrahamowicz -- who was in charge of the group's activities in northeastern Italy -- after he criticised the Vatican and said gas chambers were used for "disinfecting.