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O’Malley gives a glimpse of what it was like inside conclave

Each of the cardinals has to swear an oath of secrecy, promising not to reveal the substance of what went on during the conclave that elected the pope Wednesday; the penalty for breaking it is excommunication.

But in an interview with the crew that helps design and illustrate his blog, Cardinal Sean P. O’Malley of Boston today shared a few details about the experience of participating.

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