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Fr Frans with civilians in January 2014, three months before his death (CNS)

Fr Frans van der Lugt was killed in Homs last year

Cardinal, Orani Joao Tempesta, centre, has reportedly been carjacked (PA)

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Cardinal Reinhard Marx (CNS)

German politicians will be granted a vote on a number of bills aimed at changing the law on doctor-assisted death by November

Pope Francis greets the crowd as he makes his way to the main altar in the popemobile to celebrate Mass at Samanes Park (PA)

The Pope has celebrated Mass in Los Samanes Park in Ecuador during the first leg of his tour of Latin America

Lord Rowan Williams with Fr Timothy Radcliffe OP and Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor (Flickr/Mazur)

Lord Rowan Williams spoke at Arundel and Brighton’s 50th anniversary celebrations in the Amex Stadium

A group of young people wave flags representing the colors of Vatican City as they wait for the arrival of Pope Francis at Samanes Park in Guayaquil, Ecuador (PA)

The Pope met crowds outside the residence of the Apostolic Nuncio where he is staying

Archbishop Kevin McDonald (Flickr/Mazur)

Archbishop Kevin McDonald protested alongside a rabbi and an imam

Andrea Bocelli will perform for the Pope in September (Greg Allen/Invision/AP)

Pope Francis will attend Festival of Families during his visit to the US city

Pope Francis walks with Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa during an arrival ceremony at Mariscal Sucre International Airport in Quito, Ecuador (CNS)

The Pontiff will also visit Bolivia and Paraguay during his short tour of South America

Pope Francis waves as he boards his flight to Ecuador (AP)

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