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New Cardinal Ernest Simoni, who survived imprisonment in Albania, is greeted by other cardinals (AP)

Holy Father creates 17 new cardinals from 11 nations

Cardinal Daniel DiNardo (CNS)

Archbishop Jose Gomez of Los Angeles was elected vice president

Amoris Laetitia (AP)

The full text of the four cardinals’ letter, preceded and followed by their explanatory notes, is below:

A three-year-old enjoys a Happy Meal at a McDonald's in San Francisco (AP)

I understand the cardinals’ anxieties – but Rome needs an alternative to the overpriced cafés

Cardinals and Bishops attend a jubilee mass where the appointment of 17 new Cardinals was announced (AP)

The list of cardinals reads like a Prime Minister’s resignation honours list

Pope Francis reaches out to touch a painting of the Virgin Mary at the vigil (AP)

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Pope Francis waves to faithful at the end of a jubilee Mass in St Peter's Square on  Sunday (AP)

Pope Francis names 17 new cardinals

Thirteen cardinals – including three Americans – are eligible to vote in a conclave

Pope Francis arrives at the Aliyev congress centre for a meeting with the authorities in Baku (AP)

Pope Francis gave a press conference on his flight from Azerbaijan to Rome

Cardinals are looking for ways to improve Bishop selection process (AP)

The Pope and the Council continue to discuss the process of identifying candidates for bishop roles

Copies of Pope Francis's apostolic exhortation Amoris Laetitia (CNS)

Amoris Laetitia letter leaked online

The letter, signed by 45 theologians and priests, identifies what it describes as errors which a reader could mistakenly draw from the recent apostolic exhortation