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The Pope’s poignant gesture reminds us that the causes of homelessness must be addressed

Speaking to 4,000 homeless people, he asked for a pardon for all those who ‘look the other way’

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Addressing a crowd of homeless and impoverished pilgrims from France, the Pope instructed believers to pray for those who lack compassion

The Pope made the remark in an interview with a Dutch homeless man

Pope says he’s troubled by ‘the increasing number of young girls and women forced to earn a living on the street’

Willy Herteller, who was Flemish, used to urge pilgrims to go to Confession and pray daily

New facilities off St Peter’s Square are a way to ‘give people their dignity’, says papal almoner Archbishop Konrad Krajewski

Papal almoner says showers will be put into public loos in St Peter’s Square

Government policies are putting the very fabric of our society at risk, argues Cathy Corcoran