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Pope Francis takes notes as he listens to a speech during a meeting with clergy, religious men and women and seminarians at the sports field of St Mary's School. Afterwards he left to give a speech at the headquarters of the UN in Nairobi (AP photo)

Francis was speaking at the African headquarters of the UN in Nairobi

The baby was left at a church, a 'safe haven' according to New York law

Baby had umbilical cord attached but is well

St John Paul II greets Poles at the monastery of Jasna Gora in Czestochowa during his 1979 trip (CNS photo/Chris Niedenthal)

Wlodzimierz Redzioch explains that Stories about Saint John Paul II was written to fill a void left by the late pope’s death

Children dance as Pope Francis, figure beneath the crucifix in the background, celebrates a Mass at the campus of the University of Nairobi, Kenya (Photo: AP)

The Pope is to give a talk to UN officials

Pope Francis arrives to celebrate a Mass on the campus of the University of Nairobi, Kenya (Photo: AP)

Meeting held at the sports field of St Mary’s school in Nairobi

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Martin Luther as an Augustinian monk. He began the Reformation almost five centuries ago

The Protestant revolution was marked by iconoclasm and the abolition of many spiritual practices. So how do we mark it without offending fellow Christians?

The front cover of the graphic book (CNS photo/Liturgy Training Publications and Editions du Signe)

Augustus Tolton, whose Cause opened in 2011, fled slavery aged nine

Cardinal Raymond Leo Burke, left, talks with Cardinal Robert Sarah at the Synod (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

African Catholics ‘accept simple answers to difficult questions’, says editor of bishops’ website

Pictures of North Korean parishes displayed inside Myongdong Cathedral in Seoul (CNS photo/courtesy Archdiocese of Seoul)

The Korean peninsula is one of the regions in the world ‘that most need the mercy of God’, says Seoul cardinal