BTW - that isn't what I asked.<quoted text>
Done a few minutes ago for another poster.
The Church makes the decisions via the Magisterium, etc. No, they do not take a popular vote. What's the "conundrum"? A popular vote on doctrine assures an intrinsically "better" outcome?
I asked you to provide an infallible teaching.
But again, you chose to divert.
You are good at that.
You and Oxbow have more in common than what you realize.