A papal conclave is a meeting of the College of Cardinals convened to elect a
new Bishop of Rome, also known as the Pope .... Bishops of dioceses were
sometimes elected while still catechumens, such...
Mar 13, 2013 ... Cardinals from around the world gathered in Michelangelo's masterpiece the
Sistine Chapel this week for a conclave to elect a new pope. ... Smoke will signal
papal conclave results – After each vote, the ballots and any ..... it's equipped with
a ventilator for use if necessary," the Vatican said in a state...
Mar 13, 2013 ... When the Catholic cardinals meet to pick a new pope in the “papal ... During the
1958 conclave, white smoke plumed from the chimney after one vote. ... and lasts
for several minutes while the ballots are burning in the other stove.” ... It's 2013
and the Catholic Church still communicates with smoke signals.
Mar 13, 2013 ... And to notify the world of when a new Pope is chosen, the papal ... It's still a little
bit of a mystery. ... Historically, the Vatican has used wet straw to create black
smoke ... it sometime created gray smoke, which, well, can look black and white.
... The stove-pipes of the stove and the smoke-producing device j...
Mar 10, 2013 ... Starting Tuesday, Catholic Cardinals from around the world will begin ... White
smoke means there is a Pope. ... vatican stove chimney smoke ...
Mar 13, 2013 ... Image caption The cardinals will keep voting until a new Pope is chosen ...
Others still just wished the cardinals would clear out of the Sistine ... of voting,
smoke billowed from the chimney at 11:38 (10:38 GMT). ... First stove is cast iron,
used in six previous conclaves; Second stove ... What does a pope do?
Mar 11, 2013 ... White means the Catholic Church has a new pope. ... "Even with all this planning,
they still can't get it right," said ... where the cardinals used two different types of
smoke to announce the ... The Sistine Chapel stoves that will send up the smoke
signal that lets the world know if a pope has been elect...
Feb 21, 2013 ... Sixty-seven of the men who will vote for the new pope were ... cardinals who may
themselves have little chance of becoming pope can still exert a ... and undertake
not to use sound or video recording equipment. ... Damp straw was once added
to the stove to turn the smoke black, but ... Black signals failure.
Mar 9, 2013 ... Pope Ready: Renowned Sistine Chapel Decked with Special ... the Sistine
Chapel chimney that will signal to the world that a new pope has ... stove where
ballot papers are burned, with a copper pipe out the top ... The cardinal's vote
only once on the first day and the smoke can be ... But I Can Still Dance!
The fact that the new Pope did not emerge onto the balcony that night, with no ...
the cardinals secluded from the outside world in a Papal conclave have used
smoke to ... the Sistine Chapel stove pipe from 5:55 PM until 6 PM on October 26,
1958. ... White smoke from a little chimney atop the Vatican is the traditional