Here's Your Chance to Own Pope Francis's 2015 FIAT 500
The car that Pope Francis rode in during a visit to the United States is being sold at auction.... READ ON
Why Do Popes Change Their Names?
It started with Mercurio.... READ ON
What Does the Pope Eat?
Pope Francis’ menu for his New York visit seems pretty bland.... READ ON
15 Historic Wonders Housed in the Vatican's Secret Archives
12 Bizarre Facts About The History of Birth Control
Understanding Vatican City
Can You Fire the Pope?
Reader Gabrielle wrote in to ask: “Can a pope be ousted? And has it happened before?”... READ ON
How Do They Make the "Pope Smoke"?
When the Catholic cardinals meet to pick a new pope in the “papal conclave,” they’re sequestered in the Sistine Chapel so that their deliberations aren’t influenced by the outside world and that their ballots, burned after each round of voting, remain secret. Updates from within the conclave, then, come not from press conferences or the pontifical Twitter account, but the chapel’s chimney.... READ ON
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