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Bishop said he hopes Pope Francis’s trip will promote Christian unity

President Obama has visited the Vatican for a private meeting with the Pope

Pontiff makes emotional appeal at prayer vigil for victims of mafia violence

Documents that have up until now only been accessible to scholars to be digitised over the next four years

Pope urges Congregation for Bishops to select humble evangelists for vacant posts

Pope advises cardinals to avoid ‘intrigue, gossip, cliques, favouritism and preference’

The congregation also expressed ‘deep sorrow’ for the behaviour of its founder Fr Maciel

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

Pope Francis addressed officials responsible for marriage annulments today

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