Title: CONCLAVE: HOW A POPE IS ELECTED / CÓMO SE ELIGE A UN PAPA
Description:
How is the pope elected? This new film gives the answers and introduces us to the extraordinary atmosphere of the Conclave. It begins with the surprise announcements of Pope Benedict's resignation and some interpretations and commentary on the pontificate of Benedict by Vatican observers. Then the intricate electoral proceedings for the Conclave are presented, which are the result of two thousand years of supernatural wisdom and human experience. It goes back to the origins of the papacy with historical highlights of the succession from Peter to the 2013 Conclave and surprise election of Pope Francis. It concludes with a discussion of the challenges and opportunities facing the new Pope. This film is presented in English and Spanish versions.46 minutes
Media ID: 62000
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Publisher: Ignatius Press
Level: SH-A

Grade Levels: EC=Early Childhood; P=Primary; I=Intermediate; JH=Junior High; SH=Senior High; A=Adult