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Pope Francis: (AP)

Francis says theologians should focus less on how people are going astray and more on helping them

Pope Francis will say Mass in Sweden on November 1 (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

Pope Francis will extend his trip and celebrate Mass for Sweden’s Catholics

Pope Francis prays during a visit to the Lutheran church in Rome last November (AP)

A leap across the great divide

Thanks to astonishing ecumenical advances, Catholics can recognise – and even give thanks for – the witness of Martin Luther

Pope Francis speaks during his general audience in St Peter's Square at the Vatican yesterday (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

The Pope urged the Church to welcome migrants at his general audience yesterday

Relatives of Argentine dissapeared during the Dirty War hold photos of their loved ones in front of the Congress in Buenos Aires in 2003 (AP)

The decision to make the archives available was taken at the express direction of Pope Francis

The faithful gather in St Peter's Square (CNS)

The permanent council of the Italian bishops’ conference issued its message for Italy’s pro-life day for 2017

The Irish flag is seen in late March on top of the General Post Office in Dublin (CNS)

The theme chosen by Pope Francis for the World Meeting is ‘The Gospel of the Family – Joy for the World’

Pope Francis and Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro pictured during a 2013 meeting (CNS)

The Vatican is stepping up its diplomatic role in Venezuela’s national crisis

Fr Arturo Sosa Abascal, new superior general of the Jesuits, Pope Francis and Fr Orlando Torres, secretary of the Jesuits' 36th general congregation (CNS)

The Pope addressed 200 Jesuits at the order’s general congregation

Archbishop Christophe Pierre (CNS photo/Mario Armas, Reuters)

Archbishop Christophe Pierre celebrated Mass along the Arizona-Mexico border