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Pope Francis greets youths during an audience with students of Jesuit schools and institutions in Italy and Albania (PA)

Pope Francis has said someone who wants to be pope doesn’t like themselves

Pope Francis: 'The Lord loves us tenderly' (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

On solemnity of Sacred Heart, Pope says it’s difficult to accept God’s love

Cardinal Duka was jailed for secretly joining the Dominican Order in 1965 (CNS)

The Czech government is giving billions of pounds to the Church for losses under Communist rule

A rebel fighter stands guard near Goma in eastern Congo (Photo: CNS)

Bishop Djomo tells audience in America that negotiating with rebels is not the way to achieve peace

Lake Albano seen from the window of the papal villa – a view that Pope Francis will miss this year (Photo: CNS)

The Pope will have a reduced schedule in July and August but will stay at the Vatican

Pope Francis looks on during a meeting with Vatican diplomatic corps back in March (CNS)

Pope Francis has appealed to future diplomats not to be careerists

According to CSAN 61 staff in prisons were subject to disciplinary action for their treatment of prisoners and a further 26 staff were dismissed for their treatment of prisoners. (PA)

CSAN are concerned that proposed government cuts will undermine the dignity of prisoners

Man mourns death of relatives as people search for survivors in rubble in Allepo, Syria (CNS)

Pope Francis has said the Church will not abandon the people of Syria

Pope holds rosary as he arrives to lead general audience in St. Peter's Square at Vatican

Pope Francis has warned about the dangers of idolatory during his morning homily

Focherini died at a Nazi concentration camp from an infection on December 27, 1944 Photo: PA

Odoardo Focherini will be the first Italian beatified for assisting the Jewish people