And here’s the Bishops’ Statement of Committment

About fraternal correction, they are non-committal.

I estimate 40 years before the vast majority of the people they hope to influence takes them seriously as moral guides again. I’ll listen to them, because I’m a gung-ho Catholic fanatic who distinguishes between the person and the Tradition he is trying to articulate. But most people don’t do this. That’s life in the real world, your eminences. Exhibit A: your ignored teaching on the coming war. Nobody’s listening to you.