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Pope Francis in St Peter's Square (Photo: PA)

At inauguration Mass, Pope Francis says: ‘We must not be afraid of goodness, of tenderness’

The Pope received the pallium from protodeacon Cardinal Jean Louis Tauran, and the Fisherman’s Ring from Cardinal Angelo Sodano

Pope Francis greeted thousands of pilgrims as he arrived in St Peter’s Square on board the popemobile

Pope Francis's inaugural Mass in St Peter's Square (Photo: PA)

Homily given today at the inaugural Mass of the Petrine ministry

Inauguration Mass

Around a million people were expected to attend Mass in St Peter’s Square