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Pope Francis visits the Great Synagogue of Rome (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 18/01/16

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Pope Francis visits the residence for the elderly in Rome (AP)

Vatican says surprise visit highlights ‘the great importance and preciousness of the elderly’

Archbishop Angelo Becciu, left (Photo: CNS)

The Vatican is ‘not a den of thieves’, says Archbishop Angelo Becciu

Pope Francis is greeted during a meeting with members of the Lutheran World Federation at the Vatican (Photo: CNS)

Joint prayer with Lutherans prepared in advance of the 500th anniversary of the Ninety-Five Theses

Pope Francis will meet the former Google CEO today (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

Philanthropist is one of the richest men on the planet

A St VIncent de Paul Society member visits an older beneficiary

Visiting isolated and lonely people has immense economic benefit, study suggests

Pope Francis will visit the Great Synagogue of Rome on January 17 (AP)

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Pope Francis visits a homeless shelter set up by the Vatican near St Peter's Square (Photo: AP)

Two thousand tickets were made available for the Rony Roller Circus

Syrian refugees near the Turkish border (CNS)

Catholic peer says Britain should do more to help Christians facing ‘campaign of total annihilation’

Twenty Egyptian Copts and a Ghanaian man were murdered by ISIS extremists for being Christians

Open Doors list of most dangerous countries dominated by Islamic nations