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...
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
Feb 21, 2013 ... Pope Benedict's resignation has set in motion the centuries-old process of
electing a new pope - known as the Conclave.
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
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Feb 11, 2013 ... When it comes time to elect a new pope, the College of Cardinals gets together to
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Mar 11, 2013 ... The papal conclave has never chosen a pope from outside Europe. ... The
cardinals acquiesced, choosing Archbishop Bartolomeo Prignano, ...
Mar 13, 2013 ... The world waited with bated breath for the election of a new pope, with all eyes
fixed on the tiny chimney perched on the roof of the Sistine ...
Dec 2, 2011 ... The Papacy is one of the oldest functioning institutions in the world. Since the
position of Pope involves many rituals which are poorly ...