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RELIGION & ETHICS NEWSWEEKLY

Papal Selection

  • Aired: 02/11/2013
  • 04:50
  • Rating: NR
After Pope Benedict XVI’s surprise announcement that he is resigning February 28, 2013, the Roman Catholic Church is preparing for a “conclave,” where cardinals under the age of 80 will gather to elect his successor. Kim Lawton looked at the centuries-old process of selecting the pope.
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