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Photos of victims of the 1994 Rwandan Genocide hang in the Kigali Genocide Memorial in Kigali, Rwanda

Vatican releases statement following Pope’s meeting with President Paul Kagame

A photo of Blessed Joseph Mayr-Nusser

During his Angelus address, Pope Francis told Catholics that Lent is a chance to draw near to Jesus

A special forces soldier helps a family carry their child to cross from an ISIS-controlled part of Mosul to an area controlled by Iraqi forces

Campaigners want US government to do more to help Christians and other minorities persecuted by ISIS

Pope Francis uses incense during a Lenten penance service in St Peter's Basilica

Pope Francis was one of 95 priests and bishops listening to confessions and granting absolution

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Pontiff to meet Muslim and Coptic leaders during trip

The then Cardinal Bergoglio urged cardinals to elect a Pope who would go to the peripheries

On the Feast of St Patrick, Archbishop Eamon Martin has urged the faithful to remember the plight of migrants

The Pope said that people who trust in themselves and not in God are vulnerable to becoming corrupt

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