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Thieves admit to stealing relic of Blessed John Paul II

A broken glass of a niche where the reliquary with the blood of Blessed John Pail II was located Below: The reliquary

Venerated piece of fabric stained with the late Pope’s blood still missing

Pope says judgments on annulments must be impartial and pastoral

"You are essentially pastors," Pope Francis told officials (CNS)

Pope Francis addressed officials responsible for marriage annulments today

Pope says Christians must work together to challenge secularism

Pope Francis: 'Our witness must concentrate on the centre of our faith.'

Pope Francis calls for focus on essentials of Christianity during audience with Lutherans

Pope Francis says world peace is threatened by abortion

Pope Francis poses with the ambassadors to the Holy See (Photo: CNS)

Pope made the comment during his ‘state of the world’ address to the diplomatic corps

Pope limits ‘monsignor’ honour for diocesan priests

Pope Francis (CNS)

New rules mean only those aged 65 and over will be eligible for role

Francis draws more than six million to Rome in first nine months

Pope Francis: 'Our witness must concentrate on the centre of our faith.'

Numbers released by Vatican show significant rise in attendance at papal events

Parishioners in Rome diocese to attend Francis’s daily Masses

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

From January parishes will send groups of 25 people to attend the Masses

Pope Francis and Pope Emeritus exchange Christmas greetings

Benedict and Francis at the Mater Ecclesiae monastery at the Vatican (CNS)

Pope Francis and his predecessor met publicly for the second time since his election

Francis leads silent prayer for world’s persecuted Christians

Pope Francis greets pilgrims gathered for the Angelus today (CNS)

Pope also prays for western Christians who ‘encounter abridgements of liberty’

Be ‘conscientious objectors’ to gossip, Francis urges curial officials

Pope Francis addresses the Roman Curia on Saturday (AP)

In annual address, Pope says ‘there have been, and still are, saints’ at the Vatican