Handy Dandy Guide To Get You Through The Conclave…


... Tomorrow the conclave begins, in case you hadn't heard. And so begins Pope Watch 2013. Below is some useful information you may need, and some fun pictures too. If you came looking for papabile gossip you're at the wrong blog.When To Watch...Their set schedule will officially begin on Tuesday at 7 a.m. [Rome time], when the cardinals are required to move in to Domus Santae Marthae for the duration of the conclave, and will end until a new Pope is chosen.Schedule for first … [Read more...]

Conclave Coverage, The Holy Spirit Is Not Impressed …


... Everything about this papal conclave has me completely fascinated. I can't recall, but was there this much internet coverage in 2005? I distinctly remember dragging an old black and white television from our office kitchen to watch at my desk while I worked. My boss is such a patient man. I also recall cursing that old thing because all smoke looks white on a little black and white tv screen. That was about as technical as things got, for me anyway, the last time the conclave met. My how … [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS: Conclave Begins Tuesday March 12, 2013…


... This just in! Set your phones and news feed to notify you immediately of the following keywords "white smoke" and "Habemus Papam". For liberal media sources use keywords "still no women's ordination" and "back to the dark ages".Image source; Zenit News AgencyGot Conclave? Yes, there's an app for that. … [Read more...]

This has to be the most awesome, vocation inspiring thing ev-vah…


... No seriously. I would send my son to this school in a heartbeat. The St. Louis School hosts a mock conclave.h/t Fr. Z, follow the link to his blog to see addition photos and larger images with full details. … [Read more...]