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Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis (AP)

The Kentucky county court clerk who was jailed for refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples met Francis during his papal visit

Pope Francis talks to journalists during a press conference he held while en route to Italy (Tony Gentile/Pool Photo via AP)

Pope Francis ‘criticises Rome’s mayor’

Comments made on plane will increase tension ahead of Year of Mercy

Refugees wait on a bridge  for their registration and transport by German police  (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson)

Violence in camps has intensified as the country expects 800,000 people this year

An Assyrian Christian girl, holds a candle as she attends Mass marking the traditional Palm Sunday procession at the Assyrian church in east of Beirut, Lebanon,  (AP)

The Barnabas Fund has said Government plans to rescue refugees from camps will lead to Christians being left behind

Pope Francis seen on a big screen in Benjamin Franklin Parkway during the World Festival of Families' Mass on Sunday (AP)

A picture gallery celebrating Pope Francis’s visit to the US

Pope Francis embraces a young man in a wheelchair during the World Meeting of Families. The next event will take place in Dublin (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)

It is not known whether Pope Francis will attend

Pope Francis delivers a Mass at the World Meeting of Families. His next move is an album (CJ Gunther/Pool Photo via AP)

Pope Francis to appear on prog-rock album

Wake Up! is approved by the Vatican and aims to spread a message of hope and faith and will feature

Pope Francis greets volunteers from the World Meeting of Families with Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput at Philadelphia International Airport (AP)

Pope Francis addressed Vice President Joe Biden and World Meeting of Families volunteers at Philadelphia Airport

Pope Francis waves to the crowd at Philadelphia International Airport (AP)

Pope Francis made his final speech on American soil at Philadelphia Airport before flying back to Rome

People gathered in  Benjamin Franklin Parkway (AP)

The Pontiff’s homily at Mass concluding the World Meeting of Families