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Ronald Lauder has effectively gifted The Lives of the Virgin and other Saints, a 14th-century work by Giovanni da Rimini (PA)

A 14th-century work by Giovanni da Rimini has been gifted to the gallery

ISIS militants in Mosul (PA)

Takeover of town is a threat to monks at Mar Elian monastery

Pope Francis meets young refugees from Syria and Iraq (Photo: CNS)

The Pope says he prays for Iraq’s refugees every day

The Catholic bishops have cautioned against extending opening hours on a Sunday (PA)

Spokesman for the Bishops of England and Wales says further deregulation would be a mistake

Oprah Winfrey (Photo: PA)

Hollywood Reporter claims Winfrey and Matt Damon along with several media moguls have been invited to the Vatican

Choristors sing at a Mass in Shenyang, China (Photo: CNS)

Ordination Mass drew 1,400 people, with an extra 500 turned away by authorities

Pope Francis delivers his message during his general audience this morning (PA)

Pope Francis said today that divorced and remarried Catholics were still part of the Church

Professor Patrick Pullicino

Professor Patrick Pullicino has criticised new guidelines on end-of-life care

"Pope Francis walks the walk and talks the talk" says US ambassador to the Holy See [PA]

Ken Hackett said that Pope Francis will challenge Americans to live up to their ideals

Pope Francis waves to an audience of some 9,000 altar servers in St Peter's Square [CNS]

The Pope held an evening meeting yesterday with some 9,000 altar servers