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A delegate to the 2015 World Meeting of Families signs a poster drawing of Pope Francis by artist Mark Gaines (CNS)

Francis will distribute the copies of the Gospels at the Mass closing the World Meeting of Families on Sunday

People cheer as Pope Francis arrives for  Mass in Revolution Square in Holguin, Cuba (CNS)

Pope Francis’s visit to Cuba has brought renewed hope to many Catholics on the island

'Revolution' - not a popular word in Saudi Arabia

National Geographic issue not allowed for ‘cultural reasons’

Pope Francis, pictured last week, appeared on American television ahead of his papal visit (AP)

Pope praises single mother on ABC News’s ‘Town Hall’

Pope Francis using the iPad to sign up for world Youth Day (PA)

World Youth Day 2016 will take place in Krakow next July

Pope Francis embraces children as he speaks at the the Acosta Nu pediatric hospital in San Lorenzo (PA)

The Holy Father spent time at the Ninos de Acosta Nu paediatric hospital on Saturday

A young girl smiles as she embraces Pope Francis during an audience for families participating in the pastoral conference of the Diocese of Rome in St Peter's Square (CNS)

Francis spoke to a group of parents at the annual pastoral conference of the Diocese of Rome

Pope Francis delivers his speech for The Peace Factory (PA)

Pope Francis was taking part in The Peace Factory initiative in the Paul VI hall

A group photograph of the homeless during their visit to the Sistine Chapel  (AP Photo/L'Osservatore Romano, pool)

Holy Father asked the group to pray for him: ‘I’m in need of prayers by people like you’

Francis greets the faithful this week (CNS)

‘Holy Year of Mercy’ will begin on December 8