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Pope Francis (Photo: AP)

He says he longs for ‘a Church that is poor and for the poor’

Pope Francis addresses the cardinals this morning

The Pope spoke to the cardinals in the Clementine Hall this morning

Pope Francis greets his fellow cardinals

The Pope meets members of the College of Cardinals

A child watches the Mass on a screen in St Peter's Square (AP)

Pope Francis celebrated Mass in the Sistine Chapel this afternoon.

Archbishop Nichols (Photo: Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

Homily was given at a Mass of Thanksgiving for the Election of Pope Francis at Westminster Cathedral

Pope Francis prior to his election  (Photo: CNS)

Pope Francis: in his own words

Quotes from the new Pope on evangelisation, vanity, human trafficking and inequality

Mass in the Sistine Chapel

The Pope celebrates Mass in the Sistine Chapel

Pope Francis I

‘It looks as if my brothers the cardinals went to fetch [the new Pope] from the end of the world!’

Pope Francis prior to his election  (Photo: CNS)

Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio: a profile

To many in Buenos Aires, he is known simply as ‘Father Jorge’

Pope Francis I

Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio is elected Pope

The cardinal, who is the first Jesuit to be elected Pope, will be known as Pope Francis