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Pope Francis (AP)

The Pope has said Catholics should discover the date of their baptism and celebrate it

Pope Francis receives a Juventus shirt from Carlos Tevez (CNS)

Argentina striker discusses poverty in Buenos Aires with the Pontiff

Father Jerome Murphy-O'Connor

Fr Murphy-O’Connor passes away in Jerusalem at the age of 78

The Apostolic Nuncio to Great Britain, Archbishop Antonio Mennini (Mazur/catholicchurch.org.uk)

Archbishop Antonio Mennini thanks bishops for ‘defending the real nature of marriage’

US bishops gather at the at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption in Baltimore (Photo: CNS)

Mother Mary Teresa Tallon, a New Yorker, taught for 33 years before founding her own order

Cardinal Timothy Dolan (CNS)

Cardinal Timothy Dolan told his bishops to remember today’s martyrs

Congolese army soldiers have inflicted a defeat on the rebels (AP)

M23 rebels driven out the east of the country

Millions are in need following Typhoon Haiyan (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)

Almost 10 million people in need of aid

Pope Francis released his first apostolic exhortation today (CNS)

Pope offers encouragement to members of the Church’s highest tribunal

Pope Francis prays in Clementine Chapel, the place closest to the tomb of Peter (Photo: CNS)

The relics will be venerated to mark the end of the Year of Faith