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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Papal_conclave

A papal conclave is a meeting of the College of Cardinals convened to elect a Bishop of Rome, also known as the Pope. The pope is considered by Roman Catholics to be the apostolic successor of ... Since the Apostolic Age, the Bishop of Rome, like other bishops, was chosen by the consensus of the clergy and laity of the ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Papal_selection_before_1059

There was no fixed process for papal selection before 1059. Popes, the bishops of Rome and the leaders of the Catholic Church, were often appointed by their ...

www.usccb.org/about/leadership/holy-see/francis/how-is-a-new-pope-chosen.cfm

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.

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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 ...

www.catholic-pages.com/pope/election.asp

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).

www.cnn.com/2013/02/27/world/europe/pope-selection-process/index.html

Mar 1, 2013 ... With Pope Benedict XVI leaving the papal office after resigning two weeks ago, the Roman Catholic Church will have to rush to pick his ...

www.history.com/news/8-things-you-may-not-know-about-the-papal-conclave

Mar 11, 2013 ... As cardinals gather in Rome to elect a new pontiff, take a glimpse inside the ... guesthouse, until they have chosen a new leader of the Catholic Church. ... The papal conclave has never chosen a pope from outside Europe.

www.religionfacts.com/papal-elections

Mar 18, 2015 ... In Roman Catholicism, the Pope - also known as: the Supreme Pontiff, the Bishop of Rome, the Vicar of Jesus Christ, and the Servant of the ...

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Feb 11, 2013 ... When it comes time to elect a new pope, the College of Cardinals ... this is an awesome quick way of showing how the new pope is chosen.thanks ... If by chance the Catholic Church is the sole path to salvation, the ... The Scary TRUTH About The Catholic Church (Roman Catholic Jesuit Pope Exposed Full ...