Vatican conclave, Jewish conclave
March 6, 2013
Any day now, the Vatican will announce the start of its “conclave” to select a new pope. The term “conclave” is confusing to some of us who, raised in Jewish youth groups, have a very different experience with the term.
At right, some key distinctions:
Andrew Silow-Carroll is Editor-in-Chief of the New Jersey Jewish News. Between columns you can read his writing at the JustASC blog.