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Pope Francis waves to the faithful after celebrating Mass in St Peter's Square (AP)

He tells pilgrims that God’s love is stronger than death

Pope Francis waves from the loggia of St Peter's Basilica (AP)

Pope prays for peace in the world

Pope Francis processes into St Peter's Basilica this evening (AP)

Let us never give up, Pope urges

Pope Francis takes part in the Via Crucis at the Colosseum (AP)

He says Christians must respond to evil with good

The Way of the Cross at the Colosseum in Rome this evening (AP)

Lebanese young people prepared the text with Cardinal Raï’s help

Pope Francis lies prostrate in St Peter's Basilica during the liturgy (AP)

During the liturgy he lay prostrate before the altar of St Peter’s Basilica

Pope Francis washes the foot of a young offender during last year's Holy Thursday Mass at Rome's Casal del Marmo prison (CNS) Below: A video of last year's ceremony (RomeReports)

He urges young prisoners in Rome to ‘help each other’

Pope Francis (AP)

The way has been prepared for the beatification of Italian, Romanian and Hungarian priests

The modified papal coat of arms

Symbols adjusted on papal coat of arms

Changes made to spikenard flower and star to better reflect importance of Mary and St Joseph

Pope Francis prior to his election  (Photo: CNS)

In a pre-Conclave speech the future Pontiff urged colleagues to reject “theological narcissism”