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Conclave begins behind closed doors, as the famous ‘Extra Omnes’ phrase is announced
The conclave is officially underway. The doors of the Sistine Chapel were closed just moments after Msgr Guido Marini announced the famous Latin phase: ‘Extra Omnes,’ which roughly translates to ‘Everyone Out.’
By The Catholic Herald on Tuesday, 12 March 2013