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Results for papal election

Papal Election is Anyone’s to Win … or Lose
Originally Posted: 03/13/2013 - 7:17am | Type: Blog

National Catholic Reporter’s John Allen, a top Vaticanologist, perceived four main camps pushing different types of candidates: a pope who would overhaul the Roman Curia, the pontiff’s dysfunctional civil serv ...

Why the Next Pope Matters
Originally Posted: 03/12/2013 - 1:56pm | Type: Blog

Who is selected pope of the Roman Catholic Church matters to all Christians. As the College of Cardinals begins its conclave today in Rome to select the next Pope, I find myself ...

Vatican: Conclave To Start on Tuesday
Originally Posted: 03/12/2013 - 2:02pm | Type: Blog

The conclave to pick a new pope will begin on Tuesday the Vatican said on Friday, resolving an open question that had dogged the cardinals meeting here over the past week. VATICAN ...