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Faithful gather in front of a giant picture of Father Giuseppe Puglisi during his beatification ceremony in Palermo (Photo: PA)

Criticism comes after beatification ceremony for priest murdered by Cosa Nostra

Pope Francis said human trafficking is a 'shameful and ignoble activity' (AP)

Holy Father says ‘money worship reigns’ in the world

Drummer Lee Rigby (AP Photo / MOD)

Ingrid Loyau-Kennet says: ‘I believe in thinking about others and loving thy neighbour’

Road tolls have been proposed by the South African government (Photo: PA)

Statement reveals opposition to government plans

Pope Francis and President Mauricio Funes Cartagena of El Salvador inspect the reliquary (Photo: CNS)

President of El Salvador presents Pope with gift at Vatican meeting

Pope Francis talks with nuns during visit to Missionaries of Charity soup kitchen in the Vatican (Photo: CNS)

Pope speaks at 25th anniversary celebration of Vatican women’s shelter

Police officers stand guard in front of Notre-Dame Cathedral on Tuesday (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

Historian shot himself in apparent protest at gay marriage

Pope Francis celebrated Mass at the chapel of the Domus Sanctae Marthae  (CNS)

Pope calls on faithful to join him in prayer

Pope Francis greets a family during Pentecost Sunday Mass (AP)

Holy Father urges faithful to ‘strike out on new paths’

Catholic ordinations have been in steady decline for decades (CNS)

New statistics show marked decline from 1960s