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The Pope prayed for ‘the beloved and long-suffering land of Syria, whose people are worn down by an apparently endless war’

Pontiff prays for Syria, the Holy Land, Yemen, Congo, South Sudan and other conflict zones in Urbi et Orbi address

Francis baptises eight adults at the Easter Vigil, including ‘migrant hero’ John Ogah

Jesus does not give up on anyone, he told them

The memorial is compulsory at every Ordinary Form Mass, the cardinal said

Lt Col Arnaud Beltrame was a practising Catholic

‘A joyful young person is hard to manipulate,’ the Pope said

Final document of a pre-synod gathering asks Church to be more credible, honest and transparent

News of abuses and scandals, including among members of the clergy, remind us of this bitter reality, he added

‘Jesus Christ does not appear to his disciples without his wounds,’ the Pope said