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The Pope named Archbishop Luis Ladaria Ferrer, secretary of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, to serve as president of the commission

Polish Cardinal Franciszek Macharski (AP)

Polish cardinal dies aged 89

Cardinal Franciszek Macharski became Archbishop of Kraków after the election of Pope John Paul II

Pilgrims take photos of Pope Francis as he arrives to celebrate Mass in Brzegi, Poland (AP)

People often say young pilgrims only go to WYD for a good time, but scratch the surface and you find real engagement with Christ

Pope Francis jokes with a young boy wearing a Lionel Messi shirt (AP)

Pope Francis told young Catholics that his compatriot is the greatest footballer of all time

Pope Francis speaks to journalists aboard his flight to Rome (CNS)

The Pope spoke to reporters on the flight back to Rome from Kraków

Pope Francis thanks World Youth Day volunteers (CNS)

The Pope met volunteers and organisers before boarding a flight back to Rome

Pope Francis celebrates Mass at the conclusion of World Youth Day (AP)

The Pope celebrated Mass in a meadow outside Kraków

Pope Francis greets the crowd as he arrives to celebrate the closing Mass of World Youth Day (CNS)

In his homily, the Pope said God ‘demands of us real courage, the courage to be more powerful than evil’

An estimated 1.6 million young people attend the Prayer Vigil in Kraków (CNS)

‘Unless you offer the best of yourselves, the world will never be different,’ says Holy Father

Pope Francis delivers his address during the prayer vigil (AP)

Jesus is calling you to leave a mark on history, Pope tells 1.6 million young people