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Photo: Picking a leader

The votes are in: All Saints Catholic School eighth-graders dressed as cardinals crowd around Joseph Lopez after he was voted the new pope during a Thursday conclave. Fifty-five students gathered to perform the Catholic Church’s traditional election procedures for picking a new leader. Lopez portrayed the role of Cardinal Peter Turkson, of Ghana, and chose the name John Paul III. (Dan Pelle)
The votes are in: All Saints Catholic School eighth-graders dressed as cardinals crowd around Joseph Lopez after he was voted the new pope during a Thursday conclave. Fifty-five students gathered to perform the Catholic Church’s traditional election procedures for picking a new leader. Lopez portrayed the role of Cardinal Peter Turkson, of Ghana, and chose the name John Paul III. (Dan Pelle)