Wondering just what goes on inside the Sistine Chapel? Where do the cardinals stay? How is the vote carried out? There’s an excellent interactive graphic at Vatican Insiderthat explains it, with some fascinating nuggets of history, to boot.
Deacon Greg Kandra is a Roman Catholic deacon serving the Diocese of Brooklyn, New York. In February 2011, he was named the Executive Editor of ONE, the acclaimed magazine published by the Catholic Near East Welfare Association (CNEWA).
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