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Francis reveals he always carries Sacred Heart medal given by family friend

Pope Francis (CNS)

Pontiff makes comments in interview with Argentinian newspaper

Anglican leader hopes vote for women bishops won’t prevent ‘full communion’ with Catholic Church

Archbishop Welby with Pope Francis in June (AP)

Archbishop of Canterbury writes to Pope Francis and other church leaders

Pope Francis in emotional plea for peace

Pope Francis (AP)

Pope speaks of children ‘deprived of hope’ in unscripted remarks to faithful

Chef at Vatican canteen says Pope’s visit was ‘like a thunderbolt’

Photo: Vatican Radio

The Holy Father surprises staff by turning up for lunch

The saint who had an intense devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary

The tomb of St Peter Julian Eymard. His body remains incorrupt

St Peter Julian Eymard (August 2) entered the novitiate of Oblates of Mary Immaculate, despite his father’s opposition

Meriam meets Pope Francis after arriving in Italy

Pope Francis with Meriam Ibrahim and her daughter Below: Pope Francis speaks to Meriam and her family (CNS) Meriam arrives in Rome with her children and Italian deputy Foreign Minister Lapo Pistelli (PA)

Pope Francis expresses “gratitude and joy” after Sudanese woman’s arrival in Rome

Lionel Messi to play for the Pope

Pope Francis with Gianluigi Buffon and Lionel Messi (CNS)

Andrea Pirlo, Javier Zanetti and Gianluigi Buffon will also play in ‘inter-religious match for peace’

Pope Francis asks Catholics in Britain and Ireland to cherish life

The home page of the Day for Life website

The Pope sent the message ahead of Day for Life this Sunday

Leading Catholic writer Stratford Caldecott is mourned

Stratford Caldecott: a 'sure, constant and quiet faith'

Author, theologian and editor hailed as a ‘giant in the Catholic world’

The saint who unmarried women pray to

St Anne holds grapes in the St Anne Altarpiece by Quentin Massys in Brussels

A church was built in St Anne’s (July 26) honour in Jerusalem