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Pope Francis at the end of his weekly general audience in St Peter's yesterday (AP)

The first English translation of the Pope’s announcement on harmonising Eastern and Latin canon law. Translated by Fr James Bradley and Ed Condon

Pope Francis celebrates Mass at the conclusion of World Youth Day (AP)

The Pope celebrated Mass in a meadow outside Kraków

Pope Francis delivers his address during the prayer vigil (AP)

Jesus is calling you to leave a mark on history, Pope tells 1.6 million young people

Pope Francis arrives to celebrate Mass at the Jasna Gora shrine in Czestochowa, Poland (Photo: Reuters/Stefano Rellandini)

The Mass marked the 1,050th anniversary of Poland’s baptism

Pope Francis preaches at Mass in Ecatepec, Mexico (AP)

‘We have chosen Jesus, not the evil one’ Pope says at Mass on First Sunday of Lent

Pope Francis addresses the synod fathers (Mazur/

The Holy Father addressed the synod fathers at the end of their three-week meeting in Rome

Pope Francis celebrates the opening Mass of the family synod (AP)

‘The Church is called to carry out her mission in fidelity, truth and love,’ says Pontiff

Pope Francis leaves at the end of the vigil in St Peter's Square (AP)

‘Every family is always a light, however faint, amid the darkness of this world,’ says Holy Father

Pope Francis addresses the United Nations General Assembly in New York (AP)

The Pope gave a powerful, wide-ranging talk

Pope Francis smiles as he walks into the House chamber on Capitol Hill in Washington (Photo: AP)

In his talk the Pope called for an end to the death penalty