Nov 17, 2015 ... Next month Pope Francis will celebrate his 79th birthday, and by all accounts he
remains remarkably vigorous. A brief mini-drama in October ...
Jan 21, 2015 ... Pope Francis has several times indicated that his will not be a long papacy.
During the press conference on his flight back from Korea he spoke ...
Jun 1, 2015 ... Right now, notes American journalist John Allen, Jr., the Irish betting firm Paddy
Power has Cardinal Tagle as the favorite to be the next Pope, ...
Oct 9, 2014 ... I had long considered speculation on who the next pope would be while a pope
is still alive to be in poor taste. However, times have changed.
Nov 18, 2015 ... Pope Francis has predicted that he would have a short reign, and now a ... that
will guide synod operations until the next general assembly.
TIME looks at some of the leading candidates for papal succession.
Jan 6, 2014 ... Next month, Pope Francis will create at least 14 cardinals, an action that will not
only impact his papacy and the church today, but will also ...
Bet on the Next Pope, where he's from, what name he'll choose and how long it'll
take the Conclave to make a decision!
Papabile is an unofficial Italian term first coined by Vaticanologists and now used
internationally in many languages to describe a Roman Catholic man, in practice
always a cardinal, who is thought a likely or possible candidate to be elected
pope. A literal English translation would be "pop(e)able" or "able to be pope". .....
Papabile 2013: Top Contenders To Be Next Pope As We Enter Conclave.
Mar 11, 2013 ... As 115 cardinal electors gather in the Vatican to choose the next pope, only a few
are considered pontiff material. Meet 13 of the top ...