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At the end of his general audience, Pope Francis begged fighters on both sides to allow civilians to be evacuated

The Pontiff discussed his recent visit to Azerbaijan and Georgia at his weekly address

The Pope decried the assault on Syria at his general audience after another night of heavy bombing in Aleppo

The pontiff told the crowd gathered in St Peter’s Square that hatred will ‘turn their hearts to stone’

The Pontiff told his general audience that Church leaders should act like Jesus and be among the poor

Pope Francis tells pilgrims not to put limits on the scope of Christ’s mercy

Pope Francis reminded the faithful gathered in the rain that Jesus’ mercy covers all sin

The pontiff tells general audience that the faithful must demonstrate kindness not just in thought but by deeds

The Pontiff told the faithful that Christians must demonstrate to the world how to display acts of mercy towards others