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Papal conclave - Wikipedia


A papal conclave is a meeting of the College of Cardinals convened to elect a new Bishop of ... The conclave has been the procedure for choosing the pope for almost a thousand years, and is the olde...

How Is a New Pope Chosen?


process of electing a new pope. In the past, 15 to 20 days after a papal vacancy, the cardinals gathered in St. Peter's Basilica for a Mass invoking the guidance of  ...

How is the Pope elected? | Catholic-Pages.com


Electing a Pope. by Paul McLachlan. New rules. Popes are elected by the College of Cardinals meeting in Conclave when the Apostolic See falls vacant.

8 Things You May Not Know About the Papal Conclave - History in ...


Mar 11, 2013 ... The papal conclave has never chosen a pope from outside Europe. ... The cardinals acquiesced, choosing Archbishop Bartolomeo Prignano, ...

Conclave: How cardinals elect a Pope - BBC News


Feb 21, 2013 ... Pope Benedict's resignation has set in motion the centuries-old process of electing a new pope - known as the Conclave.

Selecting a pope - CNN.com


Much secrecy surrounds this conclave and its historic vote, which usually happens in the days after a pope dies. But this year brings a rare twist: For the first time ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Choosing a Pope&v=xUtj8nd_pl4
Feb 11, 2013 ... When it comes time to elect a new pope, the College of Cardinals gets together to convene what is referred to as a papal conclave, during ...

The Vacancy of the Holy See (Papal Interregnum) - Popes - Catholic ...


For 900 years, electing a pope has been the prerogative of the College of Cardinals meeting in conclave. The cardinals meet in Rome 15 to 20 days after the ...

10 Things to Know About Electing the Pope - Loyola Press


James Campbell shares 10 things to know about electing the pope. Learn who can be elected pope, how popes choose their names, and more.

Step-by-Step Guide to Electing a Pope | PBS NewsHour


Feb 28, 2013 ... The College of Cardinals is expected to meet Monday to decide when the conclave will begin to choose a replacement for Pope Benedict XVI.