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Pope asks nuns: do we know how to wait for God’s tomorrow?

Pope Francis prays in St Peter's (Photo: CNS)

Pope Francis adores Blessed Sacrament while visiting Camaldolese nuns in Rome

‘Visions’ of Mary can distance people from God, says Francis

Pope Francis celebrates Mass in the chapel of the Domus Sanctae Marthae, where he lives (Photo: CNS)

Pope Francis says Mary is ‘not a postmaster of the post office sending messages every day’

Pope calls for urgent aid to be sent to Philippines

Millions are in need following Typhoon Haiyan (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)

Almost 10 million people in need of aid

Vatican embassy in Syria damaged by mortar strike

Archbishop Mario Zenari  (AP)

No casualties reported after apostolic nunciature in Damascus hit by rocket on Tuesday morning

Hundreds gather for Race of Faith in St Peter’s Square

A nun runs in the relay race on the road leading to St Peter's Square (CNS)

Seminarians, Olympians and children take part in relay organised by Pontifical Council for Culture

Pope asks for prayers for persecuted Christians

Pope Francis called for prayer for the perecuted church  (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

Holy Father says we should treat suffering Christians abroad as members of our own family

Pope phones people all the time, says Vatican official

Mgr Dario Edoardo Vigano (Photo: CNS)

Mgr Dario ViganĂ² claims Francis told him it was a ‘good thing’ the media didn’t report on all his calls

People who gossip are cowards and hypocrites, says Pope Francis

'When we use our tongue to speak badly of our brother or sister, we use it to kill God' (Photo: CNS)

Francis says in his homily that people who criticise others lack ‘the courage to look at their own defects’

Pope Francis to meet prisoners during visit to Sardinia

Benedict XVI celebrates Mass in front of the Basilica of Our Lady of Bonaria in 2008 (Photo: CNS)

The Pope will also venerate the icon of Our Lady of Bonaria during the trip next Sunday

Benedict XVI celebrates Mass at the Vatican for former students

Pope Francis greeting Benedict XVI at the Vatican in July (CNS)

‘He has got thinner but he looks healthier,’ says member of Ratzinger Student Circle