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Pope Francis (Photo: CNS)

‘Missionary spirit is not only about geographical territories, but about cultures and individuals’

Bishop Hugh Gilbert of Aberdeen

Bishop Hugh Gilbert “anxious that there be a thorough police investigation”

Pope Francis waves after leading Angelus at Vatican (CNS)

Pope Francis addressed crowds in St Peter’s Square yesterday

Zimbabweans wait to cast their votes (Photo: PA)

Spokesman says elections that gave Robert Mugabe power again have put the country ‘on the right track’

Pope Francis addresses religious leaders in March (CNS)

Pontiff says young must be taught ‘to avoid ridiculing or denigrating’ other faiths

Pope Francis kisses a child during his visit to Brazil (CNS)

The Pope’s message aims to highlight the dangers of indifference towards others

People gather at the site of an explosion in Sabon Gari, Nigeria (AP)

Leader speaks out after a series of blasts kill at least 12 people in northern Nigeria

Vatican spokesman Fr Federico Lombardi (CNS)

The Slovenian Archdiocese of Maribor has fallen into financial ruin

Ernst von Freyberg (CNS photo/Tony Gentile, Reuters)

Bank president Ernst von Freyberg says launch is an ‘important’ step

Residents rummage through the damage and debris left of their homes in Aleppo (CNS)

Archbishop Mario Zenari says Vatican is unable to confirm reported kidnapping of Italian Jesuit priest