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A  flag with the word 'Vergogna' (disgrace) in Lampedusa after last year's disaster (AP)

Fr Stefano Nastasi describes shock at seeing bodies of the victims on pier

A photographer with a picture he took of an Evangelical praying over the future Pope

The daring priest from Buenos Aires is stirring the hearts of Evangelicals all over the world

Pope Francis greets people who receive help from Catholic charities in Assisi (Photo: CNS)

Pope urges the Church to ‘strip itself’ of worldliness

Babies: things do get easier (CNS)

Forget government propaganda: having a large family is actually good for you, says Ed West

Pope’s visit to Assisi in pictures

Here we present the best pictures of Pope Francis’s day in Assisi so far

Pope Francis prays during a meeting with his cardinal advisers (Photo: CNS)

Fr Lombardi says changes will not be merely cosmetic

Holy Father moved by encounter at the Seraphic Institute in Assisi

Pope Francis greets the faithful crowding the square next to St Francis basilica, in Assisi

Minute-by-minute coverage of the historic visit to the birthplace of St Francis

St Paulinus (October 10) was the first Bishop of York

Daily Readings: October 6-12

Scripture readings in the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms