Slate's Explainer: Electing a New Pope Slate contributor Brendan Koerner explains the secretive, centuries-old process by which a new Pope is chosen.
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Slate's Explainer: Electing a New Pope

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Slate's Explainer: Electing a New Pope

Slate's Explainer: Electing a New Pope

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Slate contributor Brendan Koerner explains the secretive, centuries-old process by which a new Pope is chosen.