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Bishops queue to meet Pope Francis after a general audience (AP)

The potential scope of the new definition of episcopal negligence is of huge significance

Sheikh Ahmed el-Tayeb, grand imam of Al-Azhar, will be received at the Vatican on Monday (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty, File)

The Pope will receive the highest authority in Sunni Islam at the Vatican on Monday

Benedict XVI (AP)

Archbishop Gänswein says Pope Emeritus is ‘like a candle that is slowly, serenely fading’

Yemeni security forces gather outside the Missionaries of Charity home in Aden (AP)

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Fr Federico Lombardi (PA)

Fr Lombardi says the cardinal gave a ‘lucid’ picture of errors committed by the Church over clerical abuse

Fr Federico Lombardi expressed his sorrow on behalf of the Pope (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

Miriam Wuolou worked as a receptionist at the Pope’s place of residence

Patriarch Kirill arrives at the Jose Marti International Airport in Havana on Thursday (AP)

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Russian Orthodox Patriarch Patriarch Kirill (AP)

The Pope will meet Patriarch Kirill on February 12

The lady gave birth yesterday morning in St Peter's Square (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)

The woman has been offered a place at a women’s shelter run by the Missionaries of Charity

Fr Federico Lombardi has been in charge of the Holy See Press Office since 2006 (AP)

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