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A papal conclave is a meeting of the College of Cardinals convened to elect a Bishop of Rome, ... proprios of Pope Benedict XVI dated 11 June 2007 and 25 February 2013. A two-thirds supermajority vote is required to elect the new pope.

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When a pope dies or resigns, the governance of the Catholic Church passes to the College of Cardinals. ... Their primary responsibility is to elect a new pope.

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Feb 21, 2013 ... Pope Benedict's resignation has set in motion the centuries-old process of electing a new pope - known as the Conclave.

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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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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.

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Catholic cardinals gather at the Vatican in a centuries-old ceremony to elect a new pope.

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Mar 11, 2013 ... As cardinals gather in Rome to elect a new pontiff, take a glimpse inside ... The papal conclave has never chosen a pope from outside Europe.

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The period between the death or resignation of a Pope and the election of his ... carrying out the will, and for giving an account of his service to the new Pope.

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Feb 13, 2013 ... Soon after Pope Benedict XVI retires, the College of Cardinals will gather to elect a new pope through a unique process that has lasted for ...