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Pope

Round One of Pope Madness!

In this round: the only Pope to sell the office, one who's dead body was put on trail, and another that never existed

Cardinal O’Malley: “We need a Shepherd Pope”

The only Capuchin cardinal in the world lays out his vision for the papacy

St. Benedict on Benedict

A look at the life of St Benedict can tell us a lot about how Pope Benedict XVI viewed his pontificate

Most American Catholics have a positive view of Benedict, says survey

Only 13% of Catholics said he had a negative impact on their lives

The Time of Discernment

The College of Cardinals’ fifth General Congregation

Pope Madness!

Pope vs Pope for the Best of All-Time

Benedict’s “spiritual son”: Christoph Cardinal Schönborn

The son of German aristocrats, the Cardinal is well educated and multilingual

Toward the Conclave: The Pressure on the Cardinals

Those within the Church, government, and media all have something to tell the Cardinals

Cardinal Theodore McCarrick Comments on the Upcoming Conclave

The Cardinal tells what he's looking for in the next pope

Pope Awesome I

A homeschooling mom shares about her kids learning how a new Pope is elected