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'Orlando' is spelled out in candles at a vigil in Atlanta (AP/David Goldman)

The shooting at a crowded nightclub left 49 people dead and many more injured

Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill conducts the Easter service in the Christ the Saviour Cathedral in Moscow, Russia (AP)

The scholars said the council is ‘an opportunity to commence a new phase of Orthodox witness’

Pope Francis delivers his speech during a visit to the United Nations' World Food Programme (AP)

The Pope has visited the World Food Programme in Rome for the first time

Pope Francis greets a girl after celebrating a Mass for the sick and disabled in St Peter's Square at the Vatican on June 12 (CNS)

Francis celebrated Mass for the Year of Mercy jubilee of the sick and persons with disabilities

Pope Francis delivers his speech during a visit to the WFP (AP)

The Pontiff delivered a speech to the executive board of the United Nations World Food Programme in Rome

A woman in Bayelsa, Nigeria, reads an army poster picturing wanted Boko Haram suspects (CNS)

More than 200 schoolgirls were abducted by the Nigerian terrorist group Boko Haram in 2014

Orlando Police officers direct family members away from a multiple shooting at a nightclub in Orlando (AP)

49 people were killed and a further 53 injured in the shooting at Pulse nightclub on Sunday morning

Pope Francis pictured at yesterday's Jubilee for the sick and persons with disabilities (AP)

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Pope Francis (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

The Pope spoke to a group of healthcare professionals from Spain and Latin America

Loughinisland families give a press conference following  the release of the ombudsman's report (PA)

Six Catholics were shot at the Loughinisland pub while watching a World Cup match in 1994