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Francis says worldly celebrations intoxicate ‘more than grappa on an empty stomach’

Former street child asks Pope why God allows suffering

Delegates talked about the way Christians and Yazidis in Iraq have helped each other

Pope delivers homily during Mass to mark the feast of the Epiphany

Pope Francis used his Sunday Angelus address to continue the reflection he began on New Year’s Day

Vatican Congregation hails 18 Catholics who died caring for Ebola patients

Remember that you will be judged, says the Pope, especially on how you used your freedom and cared for the poor

Pope says St Stephen ‘offered as a gift his life in service for the poorest’

Pontiff prays for children ‘abused and exploited under our eyes’ in Urbi et Orbi message

Pope addressed employees of the Italian Catholic bishops’ television station, TV 2000