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‘This place of death became a place of life, too,’ says Holy Father

Pontiff urges world leaders to rise to grave challenges of the 21st century

History is made as Francis becomes the first pope ever to address a joint meeting of Congress

Pope canonises Junipero Serra

The Pope said faith is alive only when shared

Pope Francis met the US bishops in Washington’s Cathedral of St Matthew the Apostle

President Obama welcomed Pope Francis to America during a ceremony at the White House

The Pope spoke to reporters on his flight from Cuba to America

Pope Francis arrives in Washington DC

President Obama and the First Lady have welcomed the Pontiff to America at the start of his three-city visit

Francis spent 45 minutes meeting with Cuba’s 17 bishops at the Shrine of Our Lady of Charity

Francis celebrated Mass in the Minor Basilica of the Shrine of Our Lady of Charity of El Cobre on the final day of his visit to Cuba