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...
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 ...
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.
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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 ...
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 ...
Mar 1, 2013 ... Ambrogio Piazzoni, vice prefect of the Vatican Library and author of the book
Storia delle Elezioni Pontificie (“History of Papal Elections”), ...
The period between the death or resignation of a Pope and the election of his ...
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
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.
Mar 11, 2013 ... As cardinals gather in Rome to elect a new pontiff, take a glimpse inside ... The
papal conclave has never chosen a pope from outside Europe.
Jun 3, 2014 ... Then, all the cardinals are locked away where they will go through potentially
several rounds of voting until a new pope is elected.