And with that, the Papal Conclave 2013 begins. We may see smoke around 1:30ET. Say a Hail Mary that our blessed mother will watch over the men who will choose the next Vicar of Christ. Come Holy Ghost and fill the Hearts of thy faithful!!
Indy Seminarian chosen to do the first reading. Congrats to Tony Hollowell, a seminarian from the ArchDiocese of Indianapolis (Where I go to school) who will read the first reading at Mass tomorrow with the cardinals, before they enter conclave. He is the brother of ArchIndy priest: Fr. John Hollowell. I have never met Ton,Continue reading “Indy Seminarian chosen to do the first reading.”
A Fake Bishop tries to get into the Conclave…WHAT?!? Yes, you heard that right, a man who tried to impersonate a Bishop was escorted from a meeting of cardinals by members of the Swiss Guard on Monday. They figured out that he was an imposter when they noticed his purple “fascia” was too short and heContinue reading “A Fake Bishop tries to get into the Conclave…WHAT?!?”
One of the most important aspects of the Papal Conclave is the Holy Spirit. While, it can be acknowledged that the Holy Spirit does not “directly” choose the next Roman Pontiff, He does play a VERY active role in the conclave. The Holy Spirit guides the church and he guides the Cardinals hearts and mindsContinue reading “Adopt a Cardinal”
Pope Benedict XVI Retires as Pope.