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A young girl smiles as she embraces Pope Francis during an audience for families participating in the pastoral conference of the Diocese of Rome in St Peter's Square (CNS)

Francis spoke to a group of parents at the annual pastoral conference of the Diocese of Rome

Pope Francis takes a cap from a girl scout during his visit to Regina Pacis parish church in Ostia in the outskirts of Rome (PA)

Sixth Sunday of Easter, Acts 10:25-26, 33-35 & 44-48; 1 jn 4:7-10; jn 15:9-17

Paddy McGuinness, the host of Take Me Out

I’d love to see the political leaders woo us as the lights slowly go out

Pope Benedict waves as he is driven through a crowd in St Peter’s Square during the rally for Catholic youths (AP Photo/ Pier Paolo Cito)

Pontiff warns young of false ideas of love

Unchaste, egotistical and selfish relationships stifle growth and suffocate the spirit, says Pope Benedict XVI