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 ...
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.
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 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
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...