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Papal conclave

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A papal conclave is a meeting of the College of Cardinals convened to elect a new Bishop of Rome, also known as the Pope. The pope is considered by Roman Catholics to be the apostolic successor of ....

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 .... The also swear that if elected they will faithfully carry out the Petrine Office, and ...

How Is a New Pope Chosen? - United States Conference of Catholic ...

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English How a new pope is chosen bulletin insert thumbnail ... the new pope processes out and imparts his blessing on the city of Rome and the entire world.

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

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Popes are elected by the College of Cardinals meeting in Conclave when the ... the Cardinal Vicar for the Diocese of Rome (currently Camillo Cardinal Ruini).

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

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Mar 11, 2013 ... As cardinals gather in Rome to elect a new pontiff, take a glimpse inside the ... until they have chosen a new leader of the Catholic Church.

How a pope is elected - National Catholic Reporter

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How a pope is elected. A step by step guide of the process to elect a pope. By John L. Allen Jr. Rome. Following the pope's death, the procedures for electing a  ...

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Feb 11, 2013 ... When it comes time to elect a new pope, the College of Cardinals ... About The Catholic Church (Roman Catholic Jesuit Pope Exposed Full ...

The Catholic Pope: His Job and How He's Elected - For Dummies

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Known worldwide and to Catholics as the p ope , the bishop of Rome is the supreme and visible head of the Catholic Church. The pope has a slew of other titles, ...

CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Election of the Popes - New Advent

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The pope becomes chief pastor because he is the Bishop of Rome; he does not become Bishop of Rome because he has been chosen to be head of the ...

conclave | Roman Catholic Church | Britannica.com

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from Latin cum clave, “with a key”), in the Roman Catholic Church, the ... of the Avignon pope, Benedict (XIII), and the pope selected by the Pisan cardinals, John ...

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Papal Conclave: How Popes Are Chosen - American Catholic

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When the pope dies, the cardinals are summoned to Rome by the dean of the college of cardinals for the conclave that will elect the new pope. The word ...

Selecting a pope - CNN.com

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For centuries, leaders of the Roman Catholic Church have been chosen at the Vatican in private gatherings known as conclaves. Much secrecy surrounds this ...

Conclave: How cardinals elect a Pope - BBC News - BBC.com

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Feb 21, 2013 ... Canon Law states: "If it happens that the Roman Pontiff resigns his office, ... Popes are chosen by the College of Cardinals, the Church's most senior ... any baptised male Catholic can be elected pope - but tradition says that ...