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Pope Francis tells new priests: ‘Be merciful pastors, not functionaries’

Pope Francis hugs a newly ordained priest (Photo: PA)

Pope prayed privately with the 10 men before ordaining them to the priesthood

Pope Francis says Catholics must enact teachings of Vatican II

Pope Francis in the chapel of the Domus Sanctae Marthae (CNS)

Pope tells faithful to resist “voices saying we should go back”

Pope Francis: Catholics must think like Christ

Pope Francis in St Peter's Square (AP)

Pope addresses more than 30,000 people in St Peter’s Square

God’s love is source of hope, says Pope

Pope Francis celebrated Mass at the chapel of the Domus Sanctae Marthae  (CNS)

Pope speaks at Mass with workers from St Peter’s Basilica

Recover the value of meekness, says Pope Francis

Pope Francis celebrates  Mass (Photo: PA)

Pope’s homily implores faithful to be of one heart and mind

Evangelical pastor meets Pope Francis in Rome

Pope Francis receives a book from Dr Nikolaus Schneider

Dr Nikolaus Schneider hopeful for joint celebration of the anniversary of the Protestant Reformation.

Pope Francis will keep to predecessor’s Year of Faith schedule

Pope Francis celebrates  Mass (Photo: PA)

Programme of liturgical celebrations for April and May released

Complaining too often can distance us from Jesus, says Pope Francis

Pope Francis waves to the crowd as he leaves his first Angelus (Photo: CNS)

The Pontiff says moaning “dashes hope”

Pope Francis prays for ‘peace in the whole world’

Pope Francis waves to the faithful after celebrating Mass in St Peter's Square (AP)

He tells pilgrims that God’s love is stronger than death

Pope Francis to live in guesthouse rather than papal apartments

The Domus Sanctae Marthae, where Pope Francis has decided to stay (Photo: CNS)

Vatican spokesman says Pope prefers ‘living in community with others’