Conclavist
Conclavist Con"cla`vist, n. [Cf. F. conclaviste, It. conclavista.] One of the two ecclesiastics allowed to attend a cardinal in the conclave. [1913 Webster]

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  • Conclavist — For the subset of sedevacantism, see conclavism. A conclavist was a personal aide of a cardinal present in a papal conclave.[1] The term is sometimes used to refer to all present with a conclave, including the cardinal electors, but is more… …   Wikipedia

  • conclavist — /kon klay vist, kong /, n. either of two persons who attend upon a cardinal at a conclave, one usually being an ecclesiastical secretary and the other a personal servant. [1590 1600; < It conclavista < ML conclav(e) CONCLAVE + ista IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • conclavist — con·clav·ist …   English syllables

  • conclavist — /ˈkɒnkleɪvəst/ (say konklayvuhst), /ˈkɒŋ / (say kong ) noun either of two persons who attend upon a cardinal in conclave …   Australian English dictionary

  • conclavist — və̇st noun ( s) Etymology: Italian conclavista, from conclave (from Medieval Latin) + ista ist : an individual (as an ecclesiastical secretary or a lay servant) who attends a cardinal in a conclave cardinals who are ill or infirm may have two… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Conclavism — is the belief and practice of some who, claiming that Pope Benedict XVI, Pope John Paul II and other recent occupants of the papal see are not true popes, elect someone else and propose him as the true pope to whom the allegiance of Catholics is… …   Wikipedia

  • Lucian Pulvermacher — Fr. Lucian Pulvermacher (born Earl Pulvermacher on April 20, 1918) is a traditionalist Roman Catholic priest. He is the head of the true Catholic Church, a small conclavist group that elected him Pope Pius XIII in October, 1998. He currently… …   Wikipedia

  • Conclave — • The closed room or hall specially set aside and prepared for the cardinals when electing a pope; also the assembly of the cardinals for the canonical execution of this purpose Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Conclave     Concl …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Pope John XXIII — Infobox pope English name=John XXIII birth name=Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli term start=28 October 1958 term end=3 June 1963 predecessor=Pius XII successor=Paul VI birth date=birth date|df=yes|1881|11|25 birthplace=Sotto il Monte, Italy dead=dead… …   Wikipedia

  • Traditionalist Catholic — Traditionalist Catholics are Roman Catholics who believe that there should be a restoration of many or all of the liturgical forms, public and private devotions and presentations of Catholic teachings which prevailed in the Catholic Church before …   Wikipedia

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