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The Pope will visit  Italy on the annual day for Christian-Jewish dialogue (CNS)

Pope to visit Rome’s Jewish community

Pope Francis will be the third pope to visit Rome’s synagogue

Pope Francis welcomed over a hundred leaders of the World Jewish Congress (PA)

Pope Francis made the remarks in a private meeting with the World Jewish Congress

Pope Francis preaches at the closing Mass of the family synod on Sunday (Mazur/

Morning Catholic must-reads: 29/10/15

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

A detail from Christ and the Rich Young Ruler (1889) by Heinrich Hofmann

The 28th Sunday of the Year Wis 7:7-11; Heb 4:12-13; Mk 10:17-27 (Year B)

The replica of the Shroud of Turin

Barrie Schwortz, a leading expert on the Shroud, spoke at the event

A Japanese Chef serves tempura to France's President Francois Hollande and Japan's Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe (PA)

Eating Japanese food on Ember Days

In Latin the Ember Days are called the Quatuor Tempora, giving rise to a popular form of fried food

Maurice Glasman: 'The most important thing is to express my gratitude to the Church, to the Catholic tradition for the intellectual nourishment'

Maurice Glasman explains why Catholics should trust the Labour party