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Topic: Brazil

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Pope: We’ll all be winners if World Cup promotes peace and respect

Pontiff marks start of tournament in Brazil with message to ‘football lovers’

Brazilian bishops: ‘Government wrong to prioritise World Cup over needs of population’

Bishops also criticise organisers for removing communities to build stadiums

Rio archdiocese threatens to sue Italian TV station over World Cup advert

Christ the Redeemer statue shown in an Italian football shirt in advert on Rai

Pope Francis pledges almost $5 million to help pay World Youth Day debt

Francis recognises ‘great effort’ made by the Local Organising Committee in Rio

Brazilian rancher found guilty of ordering murder of nun

Sister Dorothy Stang was shot dead after working in favour of land rights for the poor

Parents must teach children to defend life, says Pope

Francis writes message to people joining in the Brazilian Catholic Church’s celebration of Family Week

WYD 2013: My joy is much greater than my exhaustion, tweets Pope Francis

Pope back in Rome after Brazil visit

WYD 2013: Pope shows his love by outlining a heart at helicopter window

As Pope Francis boarded a helicopter to meet World Youth Day volunteers in Rio, he made the sign of the Cross and then a heart to the delight of the watching crowd

WYD 2013: Full text of Pope Francis’s speech at Rio hospital

Pope address staff and patients at Rio hosptial