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Papal conclave - Wikipedia

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A papal conclave is a meeting of the College of Cardinals convened to elect a new Bishop of ... St. Cyprian says that Pope Cornelius was chosen Bishop of Rome "by the decree of God and of His C...

How Is a New Pope Chosen?

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When a pope dies or resigns, the governance of the Catholic Church passes to the College of Cardinals. Cardinals are bishops and Vatican officials from all ...

Smoke signals: How is a new pope elected? - CNN.com

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Mar 1, 2013 ... With Pope Benedict XVI leaving the papal office rapidly, the Catholic Church will have to hurry to elect his replacement before Easter.

Conclave: How cardinals elect a Pope - BBC News

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Feb 21, 2013 ... Popes are chosen by the College of Cardinals, the Church's most senior .... The traditional white smoke means a new pope has been chosen.

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

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The cardinals meet in Rome 15 to 20 days after the death of a pope and pick a ... faithfully carrying out the will, and for giving an account of his service to the new Pope. .... The Scrutineers are three Cardinal Electors chosen by lot to gather and  ...

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

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New rules. Popes are elected by the College of Cardinals meeting in Conclave when the Apostolic See falls vacant. Pope Paul VI significantly changed the rules  ...

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Feb 16, 2013 ... How is the new Pope chosen? This brief and entertaining video explains the process of selecting a new Pope. As the world has seen the first ...

How Is A New Pope Elected? - Forbes

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Feb 12, 2013 ... Between 15 to 20 days after the death of the previous Pope or, as in the case recently announced, after the resignation of a Pope, the Papal ...

How a New Pope Is Elected

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The word conclave comes from the Latin cum clave (with key). The Cardinals will be locked "with a key" in the Sistine Chapel to elect a new pope.

What Happens After A New Pope Is Elected

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If the answer is yes, he immediately becomes the bishop of Rome and pope. He also chooses the name he wishes to use at this moment. The newly elected ...