The Novus Ordo Conclave of March 2013 Has Ended
WHITE SMOKE, ANTIPOPE:
76-Year-Old "Cardinal" Jorge Bergoglio of Argentina elected 6th Antipope of Vatican II Sect,
claims Title "Pope Francis"
Photos, Videos & Major News of Conclave (updated daily)
- Full Text: Sermon of Angelo Sodano, Dean of the College of "Cardinals"
- A Rainy Day - Photos of First Day of Conclave
- "Extra Omnes" - "Everybody Out" - Door of Sistine Chapel closes
- Video: First Ballots are burned - Black Smoke from Chimney (March 12, 7:42pm Rome time)
- Video: FOX News Coverage on Extra Omnes, First Black Smoke
Day 2 (March 13): Black Smoke after Second and Third Ballots
Day 1 (March 12): Black Smoke after First Ballot
Blogs of Interest
Who are the Electors? - Click Collage for Info
Information on the "Cardinals" & Papabili
- List of "Cardinal" Electors' First Names in Latin - for "Habemus Papam" Announcement
- The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church [includes the "Cardinals" of the Novus Ordo Church]
- Vatican Web Site's List of All "Cardinals" with Photos and Biographical Entries
- Contenders for the Conclave: List of Papabili (as of 2009)
- Our Sunday Visitor: Determining the Top Candidates to Succeed Ratzinger (as of 2012)
- Tradition In Action: Papabili, Speculations, and the German Force in the Vatican
- Tradition In Action: The Succession Begins
- Video: Key Players in the Conclave
- "Peter the Roman"? Guess which Roman "Cardinal's" name is Peter....
- Papabile "Cardinal" Peter Turkson reveals his Vision for the New Church
- Faux Pas: The first Misstep among the Papabile
- Is Benedict's Successor Already Running the Vatican?
- The Kingmen who will Influence the Conclave: "Cardinals" Kasper, Bergoglio
- Wikipedia: List of Papabili in the 2013 "Papal" Conclave
- Conclave '13: "Runners and Riders": Snapshot of "Cardinals" Scola, Ouellet, Schönborn, Scherer, Sandri, Turkson, Tagle, Braz de Aviz, Dolan, Ravasi
- Meet the Potential "Popes"
- Catholic News Service: Twelve to Watch as "Cardinals" Gather in Rome
- Before the Conclave: "Cardinals" already trying to agree on Candidate to show Unanimity in Conclave
- Flashback 2010: Austrian Parliamentarian says Vienna "Cardinal" Christoph Schonborn is a Freemason
- Christoph Schoenborn - the Left's Candidate
- Video: Papabile - Names and Faces of the "Papal" Transition
- No Surprise Here: "Cardinal" Walter Kasper wants Women Deacons
- Conclave brings out "Cardinals'" Dirty Laundry
- Vatican insists all "Cardinals" attend Conclave - including Phony Baloney Mahony
- "Papabile of the Day": A Look at who could succeed Benedict XVI, by the National [Non-]Catholic Reporter
- Explanation of the Novus Ordo College of Cardinals (Catholic News Agency)
- Another Explanation of Novus Ordo Cardinals (Our Sunday Visitor)
- "White Smoke, Black Pope? The Odds Against an 'Obama Moment'" (Religion News Service)
- "Cardinal" Ossa: "Next [Anti-]Pope likely to be young"
- Photo Gallery: The Papabili of the March Conclave
- Vatican Insider: Absence of Clear Favorite leaves Door open to Many Possibilities
- Vatican Idol? Campaign for "Cardinal" Turkson in Rome
- Flashback 2012: "Cardinal" Schonborn's Manifesto for the "Papacy"
- Profile of future "Pope" emerging from General Congregation Sessions
- Conclave Scandal: "Cardinal" Odilo Scherer (Brazil) Campaigning for "Pope"?
- Irksome Turkson: U.S. Left-Wing Lobbies for Socialist Ghanaian "Cardinal"
- Clash of the "Cardinals": The Italian-American Media War Heats Up
- Fault Lines Emerge as "Cardinals" Gather to Vote
- Video Portrait: "Cardinal" Angelo Scola, Intellectual from a Humble Background
- Video: Snapshots of the Novus Ordo's Papabile
- "Cardinal" Scola working on an Election Coup?
- Video: John Allen on the Top Contenders in the "Papal" Race
- "Cardinals" Prepare for Imminent Conclave
- Conclave: "Primaries" Get Under Way - Strongest Candidates said to be Scherer and Scola
- Former Assistant to Hans Kung, "Cardinal" Walter Kasper Leads Coalition of Progressives
- When "Cardinals" are outed for their Homosexuality
- Runner-Up to Ratzinger in '05 Conclave is Drawing Attention - Again
Background to the Conclave
- March 12, 2013: Conclave Begins 4:30 pm (Central European Time)
- Catholic-Hierarchy.org: Conclave Information, Participants, Statistics, Details
- First Step of the Conclave Process: "Cardinal" Sodano sends out Conclave Announcement, officially Summons "Cardinals" to Rome
- Novus Ordo Resource: Conclave: Step by Step Through the Papal Interregnum [PDF] by Charles Burns
- Interactive Animation about the Conclave: "How a Pope Is Elected" by Vatican Insider
- Video Illustration: "How a Pope Is Elected" by Vatican Insider
- Universi Dominici Gregis: John Paul II's Rules Governing the Conclave (1996)
- "Normas Nonnullas": Benedict XVI's "Apostolic Letter" Motu Proprio Regarding the Election of the "Roman Pontiff" - allows "Cardinals" to move up date of conclave
- The Strictest Secrecy: How Conclaves Work
- Vatican Spokesman: Ratzinger will not participate in or influence Conclave
- Video: Who's in Charge during the Sede Vacante Period?
- Vatican Spokesman Lombardi denies Power Struggles between "Cardinals" [oh, come on!]
- The Tablet: The Resignation of Benedict XVI - How It Happened
- No Surprise Here: Benedict's Leaked Documents Show Fractured Vatican Full of Rivalries
- "Cardinal" Jean-Louis Tauran: The man who will announce "Habemus Papam" after the White Smoke
- Foreign Press has Field Day with Scandals surrounding Conclave
- Photo Gallery: Vatican prepares Sistine Chapel for Conclave - this time, two stoves to be used at conclave: one for burning ballots, one for producing black or white smoke
- SILENCE: College of "Cardinals" imposes Media Silence
- SILENCE: No more Interviews from "Cardinals" amid Info Leaks
- Dolan Defiant? Daily Radio Briefing from the "Archbishop" of New York
- 'U.S. vs. the Curia' has become Story Line in Rome
- "You Talk Too Much" - Curia silences U.S. "Cardinals"
- At Vatican, Leaks, Media Blackout Cast Spotlight on Press Corps
- "Party Politics" and the Coming Conclave
- Habemus Chimney: Video shows installation of Smoke Stack on top of the Sistine Chapel
- CNS: Conclave Smoke Signal Timetable
- Conclave Schedule for First Days: "Cardinals" to have Breakfast BEFORE "Mass"! (that is totally typical of the Novus Ordo)
- Ready for the Conclave: Photos from prepped Sistine Chapel (March 9)
- Sistine Chapel - Ganswein to be inside, First Smoke Signals Expected Tuesday Night (Rome time)
- Photo Gallery: Sistine Chapel, Saint Martha House before the Conclave
- How Conclaves work: A Guide to the Rules and Rituals
- "Annuntio Vobis Gaudium Magnum..." - What the Novus Ordo "Senior Cardinal-Deacon" Will Say after the Election to announce the new Novus Ordo "Pope"
- Benedict out of sight as Conclave begins to elect his Successor
- Full Text: "Cardinal" Sodano's Sermon at the "Mass for the Election of a Pope" (March 12)
- Informational Graphic: Inside the Conclave - a great illustration of the what happens where
Related Links of Interest
- White Smoke, Still No Pope: The Mysterious Conclave of 1958
- Joseph Ratzinger: Pope Benedict XVI? What You Need to Know About Him
- Fr. Herman Kramer warns in 1956: "If Satan would contribute to hinder a papal election, the Church would suffer great travail"
- Mgr. Fulton Sheen warns in 1948: 'Satan will set up a Counterchurch which will be the Ape of the Catholic Church'