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- noun The
beliefthat no popesince the 1960s has been a true pope.
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Although, it seems sedevacantism is something deeply frowned upon in the Society.
I'm no expert on these various strains of crackpottery, but I think there's some potential overlap between Gibson's sedevacantism and Mayan-based apocalypticism.