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Full text of the Way of the Cross meditations at the Colosseum

The Way of the Cross at the Colosseum in Rome this evening (AP)

Lebanese young people prepared the text with Cardinal Raï’s help

Pope Francis celebrates Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion

Pope Francis lies prostrate in St Peter's Basilica during the liturgy (AP)

During the liturgy he lay prostrate before the altar of St Peter’s Basilica

Pope washes young offenders’ feet at Holy Thursday Mass

Pope Francis washes the foot of a young offender during last year's Holy Thursday Mass at Rome's Casal del Marmo prison (CNS) Below: A video of last year's ceremony (RomeReports)

He urges young prisoners in Rome to ‘help each other’

Pope recognises martyrs who died at the hands of communist and fascist regimes

Pope Francis (AP)

The way has been prepared for the beatification of Italian, Romanian and Hungarian priests

Symbols adjusted on papal coat of arms

The modified papal coat of arms

Changes made to spikenard flower and star to better reflect importance of Mary and St Joseph