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Pope Francis visiting the island of Lampedusa this morning (Photo: PA)

Pope throws wreath into sea to commemorate deaths during first trip outside Rome

Pope Francis greets Archbishop Gerald Lacroix last month (CNS)

Pontiff says he hopes province will rediscover the Catholic faith

A woman prays at Sister Dorothy Stang's grave in Anapu, Brazil (AP)

Rayfran das Neves Sales shot Sister Dorothy Stang in 2005

An anti-Morsi protester holds up a copy of the Quran and a cross (Photo: CNS)

Spokesman says the army was responding to the will of the people

Pope Francis prays at the tomb of Blessed John Paul II  (CNS)

Pontiff convokes consistory of cardinals to approve canonisation dates

Pope Francis greets Benedict XVI at the Vatican in May (CNS)

Encyclical bears the clear influence of Benedict XVI

Francis said the encyclical was 'written with four hands': his and Benedict XVI's (AP)

The Pontiff reflects on the importance of faith in the 21st century

Pope Francis (AP)

Pontiff marks Year of Faith with major teaching document

Apostleship of the Sea national director Martin Foley (©apostleshipofthesea.org.uk)

Apostleship of the Sea to raise concerns with British Home Office

Major Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk (CNS)

Seventy years after massacres, archbishops call on people to ‘come together as brothers’