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The Catholic Toolbox: Electing a Pope (information & activities for students)

Comunione e Liberazione.  L'origine di questo movimento risale al 1954, da Luigi Giussani, ma il nome viene da un volantino diffuso da alcuni universitari nel 1969.  La sua idea principale è: Gesù Cristo è la liberazione della vita e dell' uomo, qui e nell' aldilà, è legata continuamente all'incontro con lui.

Comunione e Liberazione. L'origine di questo movimento risale al 1954, da Luigi Giussani, ma il nome viene da un volantino diffuso da alcuni universitari nel 1969. La sua idea principale è: Gesù Cristo è la liberazione della vita e dell' uomo, qui e nell' aldilà, è legata continuamente all'incontro con lui.

Close Up Look at Conclave Ballot Urns

The three urns used for voting during the Conclave to elect the next Pope are ready: One for the votes, one for the ballots after they have been counted and .

19 Apr 2005, Vatican City, Rome, Italy --- Cardinals clad in their crimson robes watch from a balcony of St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican after they elected new pope, Pope Benedict XVI April 19, 2005. --- Image by © Gianni Giansanti/Immaginazione/Corbis

19 Apr Vatican City, Rome, Italy --- Cardinals clad in their crimson robes watch from a balcony of St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican after they elected new pope, Pope Benedict XVI April --- Image by © Gianni Giansanti/Immaginazione/Corbis

Conclave to elect a new Pope: Interactive video  Step inside our "virtual Sistine Chapel" as the BBC's Philippa Thomas explains what happens in the conclave, the centuries-old process of electing a new Pope which begins on Tuesday.

Interactive video: Papal conclave

Anti-Fidesz protest in Budapest, 9 Mar 13

The Sistine Chapel

Sistine Chapel Ceiling painted by Michaelangelo, Vatican City, Italy

19 Apr 2005, Vatican City, Rome, Italy --- Cardinals clad in their crimson robes salute catholic faithfuls from the balcony of St. Peter's Basilica shortly after the election of Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger of Germany as Pope Benedict XVI by the College of Cardinals. Ratzinger, is the first German pope in centuries. --- Image by © Gianni Giansanti/Immaginazione/Corbis

19 Apr 2005, Vatican City, Rome, Italy --- Cardinals clad in their crimson robes salute catholic faithfuls from the balcony of St. Peter's Basilica shortly after the election of Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger of Germany as Pope Benedict XVI by the College of Cardinals. Ratzinger, is the first German pope in centuries. --- Image by © Gianni Giansanti/Immaginazione/Corbis

8 Things You May Not Know About the Papal Conclave

As cardinals gather in Rome to elect a new pontiff, take a glimpse inside the famously secretive papal conclave.

Resources on the Papacy    Catechesis on the papacy is an integral part of understanding Pope Benedict XVI’s decision to resign as Bishop of Rome, Successor to Peter. To assist with this, the Archdiocese of Washington has created catechetical materials and resources for use in parishes, schools and religious education programs. These resources have been created to support the work of pastors, teachers, catechists, youth ministers, RCIA leaders and homeschool families.

Resources on the Papacy Catechesis on the papacy is an integral part of understanding Pope Benedict XVI’s decision to resign as Bishop of Rome, Successor to Peter. To assist with this, the Archdiocese of Washington has created catechetical materials and resources for use in parishes, schools and religious education programs. These resources have been created to support the work of pastors, teachers, catechists, youth ministers, RCIA leaders and homeschool families.

Cardinal Dolan To N.Y. Press On Not Being Voted Pope: ‘I Told Ya So!’  Also Details How New Pope Took Bus Instead Of Holy Father's Car Back To Hotel

Cardinal Dolan To N.Y. Press On Not Being Voted Pope: ‘I Told Ya So!’ Also Details How New Pope Took Bus Instead Of Holy Father's Car Back To Hotel

How the white and black "Fumate" are produced

Visit Vatican News for all the latest updates on Pope Francis, the Holy See and the Church in the World

What a wonderful way to bring the Church to life for younger children!

Hello, Father--In case you're interested, here are some pictures from today's (Monday, mock conclave at St Louis Catholic School.

Lessons on Pope Benedict and Papal Conclave

Lessons on Pope Benedict and Papal Conclave

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