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Pope Francis hugs 12-year-old Glyzelle Palomar (PA)

There were a number of memorable and touching moments during the papal visit

Pope Francis meets the father of Kristel Padasas, a young Catholic volunteer who was killed on Saturday while helping organise his Mass in typhoon-hit Tacloban (CNS)

Kristel Padasas died when scaffolding from stage fell down

Ronan Keating (PA)

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Pope Francis waves before boarding his plane as he departs Manila (PA)

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Pope Francis arrives to celebrate Mass at Rizal Park in Manila (AP)

Pope Francis celebrates feast of the Santo Niño in Rizal Park, Manila

Pope Francis and Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle of Manila arrive to celebrate Mass at Manila's cathedral (Photo: CNS)

The Pope was speaking at a meeting with families in Manila

Pope Francis hugs a former street child in Manila (www.anak-tnk.org)

The children sent the Pope thousands of letters urging him to visit them

Pope Francis arrives in procession to celebrate Mass with bishops, priests and members of religious orders in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Manila (Photo: PA)

Pope Francis says the causes of inequality ‘plainly contradict the teaching of Christ’

Pope Francis talks with reporters during his flight to Manila (AP)

Speaking on the plane to the Philippines Pope Francis also said he believed climate change was mainly man-made

St Francis de Sales

Francis is known for his writing on spiritual formation and is the patron saint of journalists