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The five nations with the most Catholics are Brazil, Mexico, Philippines, the United States and Italy

Pope Francis visited cathedrals in Carpi and Mirandola

The 15th-century doll was found amid rubble after an earthquake last year

Big firms are restoring the nation’s glories in return for publicity

Mgr Konrad Krajewski will donate his shopping bags – filled with cheese and prosciutto – to soup kitchens in Rome

The protestors believe that animals have souls and should be let into churches

On Sunday, Pope Francis led the faithful in praying for the victims of the avalanche in central Italy that buried a hotel

After the 1944 massacre in Civitella, a captain and a priest arrived to bring consolation and material support

Schools in the Italian capital have been evacuated as a precaution

The Pope celebrated the sacrament of baptism in a private ceremony in the chapel of his residence