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A tribute to the murdered journalists outside the French Consulate in San Francisco (AP)

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Pope Francis caresses a baby after his weekly general audience in the Paul VI hall at the Vatican (PA)

Pope Francis addressed 4,000 people during his general audience today

Police officers outside the officers where the attack happened (AP)

Vatican condemns Charlie Hebdo massacre

Church condemns ‘abominable’ attack on people and freedom of the press

Cardinal-designate Charles Bo of Yangon, Myanmar

Burmese Buddhist nationalists have been targeting Muslim groups

Mgr Keith Newton will meet his counterparts from the US and Australia (CNS)

Mgr Jeffery Steenson and Mgr Harry Entwistle will meet Mgr Keith Newton in London

Archbishop Leo Kushley and Fr Joe McAuley at the tomb of The Venerable Margaret Sinclair in St Patrick's Church, Cowgate, Edinburgh. (Ivon Bartholomew)

Cause of Edinburgh sister is relaunched

Venerable Margaret died in 1925 from TB while helping the poor

Souvenirs marking the papal visit to Sri Lanka on display in a Catholic bookshop in Colombo (CNS)

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Ethiopian Cardinal-designate Souraphiel Below: Cardinal-designate Soane Mafi from Tonga (CNS)

Cardinal-designate Berhaneyesus Souraphiel has said Ethiopia needs educated people to stay in the country

Latin Patriarch Fouad Twal of Jerusalem in Bethlehem (CNS)

Lt Muath Kasasbeh is the first soldier serving with the US-led coalition fighting ISIS to be held by the terrorists

Pope Francis arrives to celebrate Mass on the feast of the Epiphany in St Peter's Basilica at the Vatican (CNS)

Pope delivers homily during Mass to mark the feast of the Epiphany