A papal conclave is a meeting of the College of Cardinals convened to elect a
new Bishop of ...... There is no requirement that the pope-elect do so and he is
free to respond "Non accepto"...
Feb 20, 2013 ... What requirements must you have for this lofty position: ... The only way to
become a cardinal is to get to current pope to appoint you as one ...
Feb 13, 2013 ... It's been more than 500 years since a non-cardinal was elected pope, but then,
it's been more than 500 years since a pope resigned, so, one ...
Mar 11, 2013 ... The papal conclave has never chosen a pope from outside Europe. ... There are
only two requirements for becoming pope: being male and ...
The lack of a long list of formal requirements is probably due to the fact that, in
times past, it was possible for the elector cardinals to elect a new pope not
Record Book Entry Procedure and Requirements ... we would encourage them to
honor that animal by listing it in the Pope and Young Club's Records Program.
There are no formal requirements other than the candidate be a Catholic male. In
theory, one doesn't even have to be a Cardinal (Or a priest!) to be elected ...
Jul 29, 2000 ... The pope is increasingly a prisoner in his own body, Cardinal ... exception to the
requirement that bishops submit their resignations at age 75?